Christina Tabacco

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Court Agrees to Terminate the Paramount Decrees

In an August 7 order, Southern District of New York Judge Analisa Torres granted the Department of Justice’s motion to terminate the Paramount Decrees, consent decrees entered into by eight film production and distribution companies...

R.J. Reynolds Files Opposition to Motion to Dismiss Against Minnesota City

Last week on Thursday, plaintiff R.J. Reynolds and other tobacco manufacturers filed an opposition to the City of Edina, Minnesota’s motion to dismiss their complaint that alleged that the city’s ban on flavored tobacco products...

Wildlife Federation Report “Drifting Toward Disaster,” Says EPA Should Ban Dicamba

According to a report by the National Wildlife Federation, the Prairie Rivers Network, and the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, the synthetic herbicide dicamba has devastated more than five million acres of American crops since...

Transport Company Sued For Clean Water Act Violation After Oil Tanker Truck Spill

At the request of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Environmental Enforcement Section of the Justice Department’s Environment and Natural Resources Division (ENRD) has filed a suit on Wednesday against Groendyke Transport, Inc. in the...

FCC to Reduce Inmate Calling Rates After D.C. Circuit Rejections

On Wednesday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that it has responded to calls to reduce inmate calling services (ICS) rates. The proposed reform, embodied in the FCC’s Report and Order on Remand and a...

TikTok Privacy Suits Consolidated Into MDL

According to a Tuesday transfer order issued by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation, a mounting number of privacy infringement cases against TikTok and its Beijing-based parent company, ByteDance, will be consolidated in the Northern...