Emily Ashcraft

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HIP Files New Patent Suit Against Hormel Claiming Ownership of Bacon Cooking System

HIP, Inc., formerly known as Unitherm Foods Systems Inc., filed a complaint in the Delaware District Court on Thursday against Hormel Foods Corporation seeking to correct the invention and ownership of a patent for a...

5th Circuit Approves $2M Restitution in Cattle Fraud Lawsuit

The Fifth Circuit affirmed a Southern District of Texas decision on Wednesday, ruling that the $2 million restitution fine should be given to Stewart Kile Williams, who pled guilty to wire fraud after reportedly claiming...

EPA Asks 9th Circuit to Remand, But Not Vacate, Sulfoxaflor Registration

On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) asked the Ninth Circuit in a brief to remand its registration of sulfoxaflor, but not to vacate the registration, giving the agency an opportunity to address the allegations...

Fertilizer Company Receives Clean Air Act Fine for Not Developing Plan Before Storing Hazardous Substances

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced on Wednesday that it reached a settlement with Winfield Solutions LLC, a subsidiary of Land O’ Lakes, to address Clean Air Act violations at the company’s Dodge City, Kansas...

Lawsuit Objects to Project Pumping Water from Mississippi Wetlands

A lawsuit filed on Wednesday against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in the District of Columbia District Court alleged that the government organizations should not have given...

Yost Foods Alleges That Bunge Breached Confidentiality Agreement and Took its Customer

A trade secrets lawsuit regarding Yost Foods Inc.’s margarine recipe was removed to the Northern District of Ohio on Wednesday by the defendant, Bunge North America Inc. The complaint, which was initially filed in the...