Christina Tabacco

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Kentucky Court Affirms Social Security Administration’s Benefits Decision

Plaintiff Raymond Groves sought judicial review of a final decision made by Andrew Saul, Commissioner of the Social Security Administration, through an administrative law judge (ALJ) regarding whether he was “disabled” under federal law. The...

Macy’s Escapes Liability in Data Breach Suit

A Massachusetts federal court has dismissed a complaint against Macy’s, Inc. in a case concerning consumer data stolen in a 2019 cyberattack. The filing brought claims against the well-known department store chain for unreasonable interference...

Marijuana Revenue Set to Soar After Legalization Wins; Other States Eye 2021 Reforms

Law Street Media previously reported that New Jersey, Arizona, Montana, and South Dakota are now among 15 states and the District of Columbia allowing adults to use marijuana recreationally. The wins were not close, CNN...

U.S. Wants to Nix Visa’s $5.3B Acquisition of Fin-Tech Company Plaid

The United States, represented by the Department of Justice, has filed a lawsuit to stop Visa Inc.’s acquisition of Plaid Inc. If completed, the plaintiff argues, the deal would constitute monopolization in violation of Section...

United Healthcare, Aetna Sued for Refusing to Pay Insureds’ Surgery Facility Fees

A Southern District of New York complaint filed on Nov. 6 alleges that United Healthcare, Aetna Health Inc., and their subsidiary and affiliated companies failed to comply with Employment Retirement Insurance Security Act (ERISA) obligations...

Former Farm Service Agency Worker Files Employment Discrimination Complaint

On Nov. 4, plaintiff Sheryl LaRue filed a complaint in the District of New Mexico for wrongful termination in violation of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in...