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court awards sanctions for misrepresenting website as independent review site in false advertising case

Purple Innovation, LLC v. Honest Reviews, LLC, 2018 WL 840035, No. 17-cv-138 (D. Utah Feb. 12, 2018)A rare sanctions order in a false advertising case, in which the court grants sanctions based on the defendants’ submission of misleading and false … Continue reading

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Judge Koh sets aside sanctions order against Apple in FTC v. Qualcomm antitrust case

This is a quick follow-up to last week's post on an amicus curiae brief by Lawyers for Civil Justice:Judge Lucy Koh of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California has granted an Apple motion for relief … Continue reading

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Apple gets support from Lawyers for Civil Justice in fight against discovery sanctions

In connection with the FTC's antitrust lawsuit against Qualcomm, Magistrate Judge Nathaniel Cousins of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California crafted a "Christmas present" for Apple that the iPhone maker would probably have liked to … Continue reading

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What’s Going on with Sanctions on Russia?

In August 2017, the Senate passed the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act 98-2; the House voted 419-3. The Sanctions Act, which serves as a legislative counterpoint to candidate Trump’s rapprochement to Russia during the 2016 election, codified responses to Russia’s … Continue reading

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Iran slams US sanctions on judiciary chief Larijani – CNNPolitics

The sanctioning of Larijani, the most prominent of the US targets, could have "serious political impact inside Iran," a senior Trump administration official predicted Friday. Senior administration officials said Larijani has overseen the sentencing and execution of juveniles in Tehran. … Continue reading

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