Christina Tabacco

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Google Agrees to Spend $310M on Diversity and Equality Initiatives to End Sexual Harassment Shareholder Derivative Suit

Last week, plaintiffs in a California state court stockholder derivative action put forward a settlement to resolve mismanagement claims against Alphabet Inc., Google’s parent company, and several current and former officers. According to the unopposed...

Blue Diamond Accuses Australian Customer of Business Torts

Blue Diamond Growers filed a complaint against Freedom Foods Pty Ltd. for breach of contract-related claims after Freedom Foods allegedly breached the parties’ licensing agreement. The Eastern District of California civil complaint, filed Sept. 25,...

DFA and Dairy Farmers Settle Lawsuit Just Before Jury Selection Begins in Antitrust Trial

Two days before the jury draw in an antitrust case brought by class action opt-out plaintiffs, more than 115 dairy farms, against defendants Dairy Farmers of America, Inc., and Dairy Marketing Services, LLC (collectively DFA),...

FCC Adopts Additional Rules to Battle Spoofed Robocalls

On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that it had adopted new rules to further combat illegal robocalls and implement the TRACED Act. The new rules hinge on the STIR/SHAKEN caller ID authentication framework,...

Court Grants Google’s Motion to Dismiss in New Mexico COPPA Suit

Late last week, Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal of the District of New Mexico granted defendant Google, LLC’s motion to dismiss claims against it regarding the State of New Mexico’s Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)...

Government Files Hazardous Substances Complaint Against Hercules LLC

The United States and the State of New Jersey have filed a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), and New Jersey Spill Compensation and Control Act (Spill Act) lawsuit against defendant Hercules LLC...