Christina Tabacco

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FCC Implements Rules to Decrease Cost and Increase Efficiency of Toll Free Calling

On Oct. 9, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced its adoption of new rules  aimed at both modernizing toll free calling and lessening fraud. The order found that while toll free, or 8YY, telephone numbers...

Environmental Groups Move for Summary Judgment in EPA COVID-19 Policy Suit

Plaintiffs the Center for Biological Diversity, Waterkeeper Alliance, Inc., and Riverkeeper, Inc. have asked a Southern District of New York judge to grant summary judgment in their favor in a suit challenging the U.S. Environmental...

Apple Asks Court to Toss Consumer Gift Card Scam Suit

Apple Inc. and Apple Value Services, LLC (collectively Apple) have moved to dismiss a lawsuit claiming that they should have done more to protect consumers from Apple gift card scams. The motion to dismiss, filed...

Library Tech. Sued for DMCA Violation

Synopsys, Inc. filed a Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) action against Library Technologies, Inc. for purportedly skirting technological measures in order to increase its access to Synopsys’s software in violation of the DMCA and the...

R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris Sue CA For New E-Cigarette Ban

A group of tobacco and vaping companies filed a federal lawsuit on Friday asking the court to set aside California’s new law, Senate Bill 793, banning menthol cigarettes, menthol-flavored vapor products, and numerous other flavored...

Midmark Corp. Sued for Patent Infringement Over GPS Technology

On Wednesday, Social Positioning Input Systems, LLC (SPIS) filed a complaint against Midmark Corporation for infringement of one of its patents, United States Patent No. 9,261,365 (‘365 Patent) which covers aspects of global position system...