Christina Tabacco

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Court Orders Apple to Pay Calif. Retail Workers for End-of-Shift Search Time

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals sided with Apple, Inc. retail store employees in a wage-and-hour class action, seeking compensation for time they spent waiting for and undergoing exit searches. Wednesday’s opinion found that, as...

IBM Sued by Former Employee for Age Discrimination

A Tuesday complaint filed in the District of Connecticut accuses International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) of violating the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), and the Connecticut Fair Employment Practices Act (CFEPA) through discriminatory practices....

Robinhood Faces Investigations from SEC and FINRA

According to a Monday Forbes article by Kelly Anne Smith, Robinhood Markets, Inc. is reportedly under investigation by two regulators, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for its...

DFA Asks for Discovery-Related Protective Order in Antitrust Suit

On Tuesday, defendant Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. (DFA) asked the Middle District of North Carolina, the court presiding over the antitrust case brought by Food Lion, LLC and Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative...

Massachusetts Files CWA Complaint Against Cargill/Salt City Due to Road Salt Storage Practices

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, acting through its attorney general, brought a Clean Water Act (CWA) complaint against Cargill, Inc. and Salt City, Inc. for discharging stormwater polluted with road salt into the Westfield River from...

US and Nebraska File Hazardous Substances Complaint

On Monday, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the State of Nebraska filed a complaint against Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc. for violations of various environmental laws stemming from the company’s hazardous waste...