Christina Tabacco

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Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney Over ‘Black Widow’ Online Release; Disney Says Case is Meritless

Over the weekend, The Walt Disney Company refuted allegations made by actress Scarlett Johansson last Thursday over the release of the new superhero film she stars in, Black Widow. According to the Los Angeles Superior...

11th Cir. Rejects Christian Ministry’s Religious Discrimination Claim Against Amazon

On Wednesday, the Eleventh Circuit affirmed findings made by a Middle District of Alabama judge dismissing a Christian ministry and media corporation’s defamation claim against the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and religious discrimination...

New York AG Presses Facebook to Curb Vaccine Misinformation Among Latino Users

According to a news release issued Thursday, New York Attorney General Letitia James wrote to the social media giant on behalf of nearly two dozen organizations like the Salvadoran American Chamber of Commerce and New...

Grubhub Sued by Massachusetts AG for Overcharging Restaurants Amidst Pandemic

A complaint filed on Thursday in Massachusetts’ Suffolk County Superior Court has accused online food delivery service Grubhub of exceeding statutory limits on restaurant fees during the COVID-19 crisis. Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey explained...

Apple Asks SCOTUS to Hear Inter Partes Review Appeal

In its Monday-filed petition, Apple Inc. requested that the high court consider whether a rule promulgated by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) directing it to deny petitions for inter partes review (IPR) in...

Verizon Secures Dismissal of Ex-Employee’s Free Speech Suit on Claim Preclusion Grounds

On Wednesday, the District of Maryland dismissed an employment lawsuit brought by a former Verizon Communications Inc. senior solutions architect. The pro se plaintiff filed suit in June 2020 alleging that he was unlawfully terminated...