Morgan Morrissette Wright

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EPA Sued for Missing Clean Air Act Deadlines

On Wednesday, several environmental groups, including the Sierra Club and Downwinders at Risk, filed suit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the Northern District of California. The plaintiffs assert that the EPA violated section...

FTC Announces Multilateral Task Force to Craft New Approach to Analyzing Pharmaceutical Mergers

On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division announced that a new Multilateral Pharmaceutical Merger Task Force has been created in coordination with several international agencies. The Task Force, which...

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...