Kendall Heebink

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Environmental Advocacy Group Sues Manufacturer for Polluting Water

Last Friday in the Middle District of Florida, plaintiff Suncoast Waterkeeper (SCWK) filed suit against concrete manufacturer Atlantic TNG, LLC (Atlantic). The complaint filed against Atlantic claims that the concrete manufacturer violated the Clean Water...

Companies Accused of Violating ESA by Endangering Atlantic Salmon

A complaint was filed Thursday in the District of Maine by Atlantic Salmon Federation U.S., Conservation Law Foundation, Maine Rivers, and Natural Resources Council of Maine against a host of companies running hydropower projects along...

Southern New Jersey Farm Sues Department of Labor, Alleging Illegal Fines

Sun Valley Orchards, LLC filed suit Wednesday in the District of New Jersey against the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and the Secretary of Labor, Martin J. Walsh, over the DOL’s allegedly illegal imposition...

USDA Announces $700 Million Grant for Worker Relief

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced Tuesday that the Untied States Department of Agriculture (USDA) would be granting $700 million to “help farmworkers and meatpacking workers with pandemic-related health and safety costs.” The main goal...

Federal Circuit Affirms Decision in Appealed Patent Infringement Case

The Federal Circuit issued an opinion on Thursday regarding an ongoing suit between plaintiff PersonalWeb Technologies, LLC and defendants Google, LLC and Youtube, LLC. PersonalWeb alleged infringement of patents relating to data management, specifically...

Employee Sues Sanderson Farms Over Workplace Injury and Alleged Negligence

A suit initially filed in the Southern District of Texas was removed to federal court on Thursday. The plaintiff, Kantrail Cori Jones, accused her employer Sanderson Farms, Inc.of both negligence and gross negligence after she...