Tag Archives: threatens

Documents: Nadler Threatens Contempt Proceedings Over Mueller Redactions

House Committee on the Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler has sent a letter to the Justice Department regarding the committee's subpoena for the unredacted Mueller report and other materials, threatening contempt proceedings if the Justice Department refuses to comply. Nadler's letter, … Continue reading

Posted in Law Professors | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

DJ Actions: When Someone Threatens You, Get It In Writing

Defendant HALO FARM, a dairy company, filed 11 oppositions in the TTAB against 11 applications of HALO-variant marks filed by Halo Fresh, an energy drink vendor. Plaintiff sought a declaration of non-infringement in civil court. Defendant moved to dismiss, arguing … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising Law | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Federal Judge Threatens to Imprison Carnival Executives for Continued Environmental Crimes

Calling Carnival Corporation a “criminal defendant,” United States Federal District Judge Patricia Seitz threatened to send the  “members of Carnival’s executive committee” to a “detention center for a couple of days” for violation of the terms of its probation for … Continue reading

Posted in Admiralty-Maritime Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

As Donald Trump threatens border closure, migrants overwhelm Texas

Along the Texas border with Mexico – from El Paso to Eagle Pass to the Rio Grande Valley – masses of migrants have been crossing the border in unprecedented numbers, overwhelming federal holding facilities and sending local leaders and volunteers … Continue reading

Posted in Legal Theory | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New EU Directive threatens the Internet as we know it

You shall not pass! And so it has come to this, the great copyright battle of our time. After a troubled process that has spanned various stages of development, we finally have a proposed compromise text on the Digital Single … Continue reading

Posted in Copyright Law | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment