Damien Riehl

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Merck and Others Sued for Antitrust Over Cholesterol Drugs and Related Patents

On Wednesday, drug manufacturer Merck & Company, Inc. (and its related companies) and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. were sued in New Jersey federal court over allegations of state and federal antitrust violations and common-law claims, all...

Kellogg Sued in Class Action Alleging False and Misleading Statements about Protein Content

On Wednesday, Kellogg Company was sued in a putative class action regarding its packaging’s representations regarding the amount of the products’ protein content. The products at issue include various products under the Kellogg brands MorningStar...

Ruling Favors Coalition of Washington Tribes in Fishing Grounds Dispute

A federal court in Washington state has held that the court’s nearly 50-year-old ruling on tribal fishing grounds was ambiguous, and the tribe is prohibited from using those fishing grounds. The disputed area is...

Plaintiffs Appeal Summary Judgment in Breach-of-Contract Suit Over Puerto Rican Soda Coco Rico

On Thursday, Plaintiffs involved with Puerto Rican soda brand Coco Rico appealed the Southern District of New York’s dismissal of its breach-of-contract claims against the company’s purchasers. At issue on appeal the district court’s grant...

Ranch Sues Bureau of Land Management Over Elimination of Land Grazing

On Wednesday, the Oregon ranch company Cahill Ranches sued the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) over the bureau’s decision to eliminate grazing in a pasture in Oregon. The suit argues that the BLM’s decision to...

Minnesota Appeals Dismissal of Federal Suit About Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has appealed the District of Minnesota’s sua sponte dismissal of its federal lawsuit seeking declaratory judgment regarding the White Earth Band of Ojibwe and its tribal-court lawsuit over...