Christina Tabacco

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Amicus Briefs Filed in Medical Marijuana Decriminalization Case

Following a July 2 petition for a writ of certiorari filed by three individuals who “require daily administration of medical cannabis to live,” seven amicus curiae briefs have been submitted in support of the petitioners...

Novus International Files Opposition to Proposed Trademark

Last week, Novus International, Inc., an animal health and nutrition company, filed an opposition to PowerPlant Foods Inc.’s application to register the trademark “NOVUS,” for use with energy shakes and bars it makes and offers...

Environmental Orgs. Challenge Approval of Mining Project

On Sept. 11, five environmental organizations filed a civil complaint in the District of New Mexico against the United States Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and several of its regional officials claiming that the defendants...

SEC Charges Individuals with Cryptocurrency Offering Fraud

On Sept. 11, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it was filing charges against Atlanta-based individuals who allegedly perpetrated fraud in connection with a cryptocurrency initial coin offering (ICO). The Northern District of...

Comcast Sued for FLSA Overtime Pay Violations

Named plaintiff Luis Bertot filed a proposed Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) class action against Comcast Cable Communications Management LLC and one of its human resources executives on Sept. 10. The complaint accuses the television...

Homes.com Motion to Transfer Granted in TCPA Suit

Last Thursday, a District of Arizona judge ordered a putative Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) class action filed against Homes.com, Incorporated to be transferred to the Eastern District of Virginia. The court granted the defendant’s...