David Collins

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U.S. Attorney General, Sec. of Ag. Outline Plan to Protect Against Anticompetitive Practices

On Monday, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Attorney General Merrick Garland spoke at a White House event focused on competition in agriculture, in which they reaffirmed their support for food producers and that they...

Class Action Filed Against Van’s International Foods for Misleading Labeling of their Protein Waffles

On Saturday, Molly Brown filed a complaint in the Northern District of California against Van’s International Foods, Inc. for the misleading labels of their Power Grains Protein Original Waffles for allegedly not having a reasonable...

Abbott Laboratories Sued for Infringement of Estech Systems’ Communication Technology

Last Friday, Estech Systems IP, LLC filed a complaint in the Eastern District of Texas against Abbott Laboratories for alleged patent infringement of four systems that Estech developed to improve voicemail and phone communications.

Kroger and Food Companies File Antitrust Lawsuit Against Pork Producers for Conspiracy to Inflate Prices

On Tuesday, numerous supermarket companies and a food distributor filed a complaint in the Northern District of California against various pork producers for a purported conspiracy to control the pork industry and raise prices for...

Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Ezekiel 4:9 Manufacturer for Misleading Protein Claims

Yesterday, two consumers filed a class-action complaint in the Northern District of California against Food for Life Baking Co. for unlawful and deceptive business practices, since the defendants’ products allegedly do not contain as much...

EPA Grants Petition to Study The Effects of PFAS on Humans and the Environment

On Tuesday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) granted a petition to initiate the testing of human health and ecological hazards posed by polyfluoroakyl substances (PFAS). This petition was brought by the Center for Environmental Health,...