Christina Tabacco

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Court Dismisses “Shotgun Pleading” Antitrust Complaint Filed Against Google

On Sept. 25, a federal court in Atlanta dismissed a lawsuit filed by Inform, Inc. against numerous Google entities: Google LLC, Google Inc., Alphabet Inc., YouTube LLC, YouTube Inc., and John Does. The November 2019...

Bank Sues Watermelon Grower and Buyers in Contract Action

OneSouth Bank filed a breach of contract suit against Herman Curt Titshaw, a watermelon grower, for allegedly defaulting on a loan and selling bank-owned watermelons without authorization through the “buyer defendants,” Crisp Melons, Inc.; Summer...

Wayne Farms Inspector Files Complaint After USDA Inspector Injured

A Sept. 25 complaint filed in the Circuit Court of Yell County, Arkansas, by plaintiff Mary Beth Anderson charged defendant Wayne Farms, LLC with responsibility for personal injuries she suffered while inspecting the defendant’s chicken...

Snack Maker Asks PTO to Cancel Trademark for Processed Nuts Containing “Rockin’ Ranch” Phrase

Biena, LLC petitioned the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (PTO) Trademark Trial and Appeal Board last week, asking it to cancel Texas Star Nut and Food Company, Inc.’s (Texas Star) “ROCKIN’ RANCH CASHEWS” registered...

Electric Scooter Manufacturers and Rental Companies Sued For Lack of Turn Signal

Erin Norman filed a class-action complaint against Uber Technologies, Inc., Neutron Holdings, Inc. doing business as Lime, Segway, Inc., and Xiaomi USA LLC for allegedly manufacturing and renting unsafe scooters. Thursday’s Northern District of California...

Center for Biological Diversity Asks Court to Compel FWS Action Regarding ESA-Listing of Caribbean Reptiles

Last Wednesday, the Center for Biological Diversity (Center) filed an action challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s (FWS) alleged failure to determine whether eight species of Caribbean skink, “smooth, shiny lizards with pointy snouts,”...