Christina Tabacco

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Counsel in Pork Antitrust Case Asks Judge to Consider Recent Decision Concerning Agri Stats

After receiving leave of court, consumer indirect purchaser plaintiffs submitted supplemental authority via a letter in In Re Pork Antitrust Litigation, pending before Chief Judge John R. Tunheim of the District of Minnesota last week....

Virginia Attorneys Sentenced to Prison Time for Extortion Scheme Against Chemical Supplier

According to a press release released last Friday by the Department of Justice (DOJ), Virginia attorneys Timothy Litzenburg and Daniel Kincheloe were sentenced on federal extortion charges by Western District of Virginia Judge Norman K....

Amazon, Pindrop Motions to Dismiss Granted in BIPA Voiceprint Suit

Last Friday, a Southern District of Illinois judge granted Pindrop Security, Inc.’s (Pindrop) and Amazon Web Services, Inc.’s (AWS) motions to dismiss the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) case against them, finding that the...

U.S. Government Files Hazardous Substance Complaint Against Superfund Site

The federal government filed a Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) lawsuit against the current and former owners and operators of a Calvert City, Ky., chemical production facility last Thursday in the Western...

AGCO Seeks Removal to Federal Court in Breach of Contract Case

On Sept. 17, defendant agricultural machinery manufacturer AGCO Corporation filed a notice of removal, shifting the case to the Western District of Texas, San Antonio Division, from the current state court, the 225th Judicial District...

DOJ Indicts Six Individuals in Amazon Bribery Scheme

Last Friday, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that an investigation spearheaded by the Federal Bureau of Investigation culminated in six federal grand jury indictments in Seattle, Wash. According to the indictment, the defendants allegedly...