Christina Tabacco

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American Antitrust Institute Files Amicus Brief in Tuna Case

On August 21, the American Antitrust Institute (AAI) submitted an amicus brief to the Ninth Circuit, arguing that the lower court’s granting of class certification should be affirmed in the private litigation against several major...

University Sues After COVID-19 Party Instagram Account Uses Trademarks

Last Thursday, the Arizona Board of Regents, on behalf of Arizona State University (ASU), filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Facebook, Inc. and an unknown individual, the account holder of the “asu_covid.parties” Instagram handle. According...

Class Action Suit Alleges MacBook Fraud

Plaintiff Justin Ocampo filed a putative class action suit in the Northern District of California on Wednesday, alleging that Apple Inc. misled consumers about the quality of its MacBook Pro Laptops starting with its 2016...

Bed Bath & Beyond Sued for Infringing E-Receipt Processing System Patent

On Tuesday, plaintiff eCeipt LLC filed a patent infringement complaint against Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. (BB&B) in the Western District of Texas. eCeipt contends that BB&B has infringed on one of its patents by...

Mining Companies File Suit Against USA Defendants for CWA Violations

Several interrelated Idaho-based gold mining companies brought suit under the Clean Water Act’s citizen enforcement provision on Tuesday, claiming that the federal government has and continues to illegally discharge pollutants into several of the companies’...

ITC to Investigate Apple for Potential Patent Infringement

On Wednesday, the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) announced that it will investigate Apple, Inc. for possible patent infringement for technology used in its mobile electronic devices and laptop computers. The USITC’s notice of...