Morgan Wright

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Court Issues Temporary Injunction of Water Pumping in California’s Central Valley

On Monday, the Eastern District of California temporarily halted the Trump administration’s plans to pump in California’s Central Valley, ordering the federal government to revert to guidance from a 2009 Biological Opinion (BiOps) and reduce...

Retweet Copyright Infringement Case Against Chicago Cubs Will Proceed in Part

A copyright infringement case against the Chicago Cubs baseball team, and associated sports psychologist Joshua Lifrak, will proceed in part according to a Memorandum Opinion and Order filed in Federal District Court last week. The case arose after Lifrak,...

DoJ, Apple Encryption Backdoor Battle Renewed

A renewed skirmish over iPhone encryption is heating up between Apple and the Department of Justice this week. On Monday Attorney General William Barr delivered a statement on the criminal investigation into the December...

Masimo Sues Apple Over Health-Tracking Watch Technology

Health technology company Masimo, and its close collaborator Cercacor, sued Apple on January 9th alleging stolen trade secrets and 10 instances of patent infringement related to Apple’s watch products. The complaint, filed in the Central...

Cryptocurrency Developer Indicted After Speaking in North Korea

On January 7th, Ethereum developer and cryptocurrency expert Virgil Griffith was indicted for allegedly violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA). Griffith now faces up to 20 years in prison and $1 million in fines. He was released on...