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  1. Maryland Court of Appeals holds that inclusion of permissive “termination for cause” provisions negates presumption of at-will employment and creates “continuous for-cause” contract

    USA - September 19 2014

    In a recent decision, Spacesaver Systems, Inc. v. Adam, --- A.3d ----, No. 98, 2014 WL 4216024 (Md. Aug. 27, 2014) ("Adam"), the Maryland Court of

  2. SEC cracks down on failure to file timely reports under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

    USA - September 19 2014

    Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") announced charges against 28 officers, directors and principal shareholders for failing

  3. Restriction requirement: to traverse or not to traverse?

    USA - October 8 2013

    During the pendency of a patent application, the US Patent and Trademark Office can restrict claims, requiring that the Applicant elect a sub

  4. N.C. Supreme Court issues significant ruling on commercial forbearance agreements and spousal guaranties

    USA - September 12 2014

    On August 20, 2014, the North Carolina Supreme Court issued an opinion giving great weight to properly-drafted forbearance agreements in a commercial

  5. Are ACO's much different than HMO's?

    USA - November 27 2013

    Greg Freeman, in Media Health Leaders, brings us up to speed on Accountable Care Organizations... Accountable care organizations are a "fad" and

  1. Specialty Surfaces alleges patent infringement by Deluxe Athletics

    USA - September 26 2014

    On August 21, 2014, Pennsylvania-based Specialty Surfaces International, Inc. (" SSI ") filed a complaint against Georgia-based Deluxe Athletics, LLC

  2. Parties seek expedited answers on changes to college sports

    USA - September 26 2014

    As we discussed in more detail in our previous article, the extent to which the O'Bannon decision, which found that the NCAA operates as a "cartel"

  3. EPIC battle launched between flooring companies over trademark infringement

    USA - September 26 2014

    On August 21, 2014, Shaw Industries Group, Inc. ("Shaw"), a Georgia corporation, and Columbia Insurance Company ("Columbia"), a Nebraska corporation

  4. Seasoning maker Swamp Dust LLC files trademark complaint against competitor Cajun Wholesale

    USA - September 24 2014

    On September 2, 2014, LaGrange, Georgia-based company Swamp Dust, LLC filed a complaint against Louisiana-based Cajun Wholesale Distributing, Inc

  5. Steeda Autosports seeks to put the brakes on alleged patent infringement

    USA - September 23 2014

    Steeda Autosports, Inc. ("Steeda"), a Valdosta, Georgia-based company specializing in the design and manufacture of after-market parts for Ford