Christina Tabacco

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FTC Reports Uptick in Social Media Scams Amidst Pandemic

On Wednesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released a report revealing a surge in social media-based scams, with the losses for 2020 already surpassing those from the whole of 2019. According to the press release,...

WhatsApp Opposes WhatsPay Trademark

WhatsApp Inc. has filed an opposition to WhatsPay doing business as OmegaSoft Technology LLC’s proposed “WHATSPAY” trademark and accompanying design. After extending its deadline to file the opposition, WhatsApp contended that the filing before the...

Switch Manufacturer Files Indemnification Suit Against CNH

On Tuesday, Robert Bosch, LLC filed a Texas state court complaint against CNH Industrial America, LLC to recover costs Bosch incurred while defending a product liability suit that both it and CNH were named in....

SCOTUS Declines FDA Dietary Supplement Classification Case

On Monday, the Supreme Court of the United States denied a petition for a writ of certiorari filed by Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Jared Wheat, who appealed from a defeat in the 11th Circuit Court...

Defendants Oppose Class Certification in Prescription Opiate Litigation

The prescription drug manufacturers and distributors on the defensive in In re: National Prescription Opiate Litigation filed an opposition to the neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) plaintiffs’ motion for class certification Oct. 9. The defendants argue...

Another Class Action Filed Against Pindrop Security & Amazon Web Services for BIPA Violations

Three plaintiffs have filed a putative class-action lawsuit in Delaware federal court against Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS) and Pindrop Security, Inc., alleging that the companies illegally collected their biometric voiceprints when they telephoned a...