Emily Ashcraft

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Sixteen Lawsuits Against Hain and Other Baby Food Companies Consolidated

A consolidation order in the Eastern District of New York filed on Thursday joined together 16 lawsuits alleging that baby food companies should have disclosed the purportedly harmful metals present in the food they produce....

Tiger King Park Provides Records After Court Determines They Were Not Complaint With Order

The Eastern District of Oklahoma ruled after an Order to Show Cause hearing that Tiger King LLC, an exotic animals park featured in the Netflix series Tiger King was not compliant with the courts order,...

Plaintiffs Fight 9th Circuit Appeal of Decision to Not Require California Cancer Warning for Glyphosate

In a Ninth Circuit brief filed on Wednesday, the National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG), Monsanto, and other groups and companies argued that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup and other herbicides, should not...

Nutrien Asks Trucking Company To Pay Costs After Fertilizer Spill Claiming Negligence

Nutrien Ag Solutions Inc. filed a complaint on Wednesday against trucking companies, which were allegedly transporting Nutrien’s liquid fertilizer when their truck overturned, asking the Central District of Illinois to require the defendant to pay...

Tyson Claims it Followed Federal Instructions in COVID-19 Response

In a reply brief before the Eighth Circuit filed on Tuesday, Tyson Foods Inc. argued that it fulfilled its duties to protect employees during the COVID-19 pandemic and followed national guidelines, while helping prevent a...

Dismissal Discussed in Kraft Heinz Natural Cheese Lawsuit, Following Decision in D.C. Court

On Wednesday, plaintiffs in a California Northern District cheese packaging lawsuit waiting on a motion for dismissal ruling filed a notice citing that a motion to dismiss was denied on Monday in a similar lawsuit...