Phineas Devins

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Beyond Meat’s Trademark Dispute Against Del Taco for “Beyond Taco” Ends With Withdrawal

On Thursday, a withdrawal of opposition was filed by Beyond Meat Inc. in the United States Patent and Trademark Office in their legal proceedings against Del Taco LLC ending the dispute over whether Del Taco...

Settlement Reached in Clean Water Act Dispute Over 29 Million Gallon Spill Of Produced Water

On Thursday, pipeline company Summit Midstream Partners LLC agreed to a settlement where they will pay $35 million in criminal fines and civil penalties for the largest inland spill of produced water in US history,...

Complaint Claims Minor Child’s In-Patient Treatment Should Be Covered By Insurance

In May, Bea S., legal guardian of the minor child J.S., filed a lawsuit against Anthem Blue Cross, a healthcare provider, on behalf of the child in the superior court of California. In the lawsuit,...

H-2A Visa Labor Contractor Settles Employment Dispute

On Wednesday, A North Carolina farm labor contractor reached an approximately $20,000 settlement with the U.S. Department of Labor regarding H-2A temporary workers they had employed to harvest and package melons according to a...

Kansas Farmer Sues CNH After His Equipment Catches Fire

On Wednesday, a lawsuit was filed against CNH Industrial America LLC by one of their customers in the District of Kansas who claimed that his baler caught fire, was destroyed, and destroyed parts of his...

HHS Approves Two Drugs for COVID-19 Through Emergency Use Authorizations

Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced through a Federal Register filing that it granted two Emergency Use Authorizations (EUA) under the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act for biological products to...