Christina Tabacco

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States to Get $113M in iPhone Slowdown Settlement

A coalition of 33 attorneys general announced a settlement with Apple, Inc. yesterday concerning the tech giant’s throttling of iPhones. The case alleged that in 2016 Apple furtively decided to slow phones down due...

Meat Importer Says Lawsuit Brought by Foreign Parties Cannot Proceed

FairTrade International Inc. moved to dismiss a Connecticut lawsuit filed against it for want of diversity jurisdiction, arguing that the lack of plaintiffs based in the United States means that the court cannot hear the...

House Approves Bills Designed to Close Orphan Drug Loophole Among Nearly a Dozen Other Health Proposals

A bill that closes a loophole allowing manufacturers to profit from the exclusive status of certain drugs that treat rare diseases or conditions passed the House of Representatives on Tuesday. H.R. 4712, the Fairness in...

Petitioners File Briefs in SCOTUS FCC Media Ownership Suit

The opening briefs have been filed in a case concerning media outlet ownership rules promulgated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). According to the FCC, one of several petitioners, “his case concerns the FCC’s repeated...

State of New Mexico Asks for Rehearing of Tenth Circuit Tribal Water Rights Ruling

Appellee the State of New Mexico has requested that a Tenth Circuit appellate panel clarify a portion of its Sept. 29 ruling concerning sovereign authority’s effect on aboriginal resource claims, specifically water rights. New Mexico’s...

Amazon Rolls Out ‘Amazon Pharmacy’

On Monday, Amazon.com, Inc. announced the opening of a new Amazon store that will allow users to purchase medications for home delivery. The press release explained that users can access Amazon Pharmacy with a “secure”...