Emily Ashcraft

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Defendants in Chicken Antitrust Suit Ask Court to Compel Discovery from Food Distributors

On Friday, the defendants in the Northern District of Illinois consolidated broiler chicken antitrust case filed a motion to compel the plaintiffs in two cases, Sysco Corp. and US Foods Inc., to provide witnesses and...

Rancho Sierra Vista Stables Sued for Environmental Impact of Horses

The Orange County Coastkeeper filed a complaint on Friday in the Central District of California alleging that a ranch with about 370 horses is violating the federal Clean Water Act (CWA) because it did not...

Council on Environmental Quality Seeks to Dismiss Complaint about Animal Feeding Rule

The Council on Environmental Quality and its chair, Mary Neumayr, filed a motion on Thursday seeking to dismiss a complaint filed against it for allegedly simplifying rules to receive funding and no longer requiring economic...

Motion To Dismiss Filed In Cannabis Trademark Suit

Veritas Farms Inc. filed a motion on October 14 asking the District of Colorado to dismiss an amended trademark complaint filed against it by plaintiff Carrick-Harvest, LLC, which does business under the name Veritas Fine...

Kraft Heinz Removes Pure Coffee False Advertising Claim to District Court

On Thursday, The Kraft Heinz Company removed a putative class action suit against it claiming that the company falsely advertises its coffee as 100% pure when it contains methylene chloride to the District of Columbia...

Consolidated Chicken Antitrust Case to Proceed to Class Certification

A Stipulation and Proposed Order was filed on Thursday in the Northern District of Illinois in the consolidated broiler chicken antitrust litigation case specifying the process for class certification. The plaintiffs and the defendants agreed,...