Christina Tabacco

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Shareholder Sues BioSpecifics Technologies to Halt Proposed Merger

A Southern District of New York complaint claims that the proposed acquisition of BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (BSTC) by a wholly-owned subsidiary of pharmaceutical company Endo International PLC (Endo), violates federal securities laws because the transaction...

“Tiger King” Exotic Animal Park Sued for Endangered Species Act Violations

The Department of Justice filed a civil complaint Thursday against Jeffrey and Lauren Lowe, Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park LLC, and Tiger King LLC for the alleged inhumane treatment and improper care of animals protected...

States to Get $113M in iPhone Slowdown Settlement

A coalition of 33 attorneys general announced a settlement with Apple, Inc. yesterday concerning the tech giant’s throttling of iPhones. The case alleged that in 2016 Apple furtively decided to slow phones down due...

Meat Importer Says Lawsuit Brought by Foreign Parties Cannot Proceed

FairTrade International Inc. moved to dismiss a Connecticut lawsuit filed against it for want of diversity jurisdiction, arguing that the lack of plaintiffs based in the United States means that the court cannot hear the...

House Approves Bills Designed to Close Orphan Drug Loophole Among Nearly a Dozen Other Health Proposals

A bill that closes a loophole allowing manufacturers to profit from the exclusive status of certain drugs that treat rare diseases or conditions passed the House of Representatives on Tuesday. H.R. 4712, the Fairness in...

Petitioners File Briefs in SCOTUS FCC Media Ownership Suit

The opening briefs have been filed in a case concerning media outlet ownership rules promulgated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). According to the FCC, one of several petitioners, “his case concerns the FCC’s repeated...