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  1. Aftermath of the Supreme Court ruling regarding patent-ineligible abstract ideas in Alice v. CLS Bank

    USA - July 15 2014

    Readers are likely aware that the Supreme Court of the United States has issued a ruling, in Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank International

  2. NC Supreme Court reminds Court of Appeals that typical lender-borrower relationship is not a fiduciary one

    USA - July 17 2014

    The North Carolina Supreme Court recently reaffirmed that a run-of-the-mill lender and borrower are not fiduciaries, reversing the Court of Appeals

  3. Supreme Court refocuses the 11th Circuit in its review of an ESOP fiduciary's duty of prudence

    USA - July 14 2014

    Two years ago, when called upon to address an ESOP fiduciary's duty of prudence in the context of a motion to dismiss, the 11th Circuit Court of

  4. 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

  5. Eleventh Circuit finds exclusion insufficient for insurance companies to avoid “advertising injury” coverage for copyright infringement defendant

    USA - March 1 2013

    Although federal appellate courts issue “unpublished” opinions relegated to the status of merely persuasive precedent and not binding precedent

  1. Vitriol, asperity and acrimony

    USA - July 22 2014

    Unease on Jones Street has shifted just a tad for the worse. We prefer to update you on bills and committees but the lack of legislative progress the

  2. Doctors' headaches

    USA - July 18 2014

    Despite optimism early this week over a Senate budget conference position proposal that made serious concessions to the House budget position, we are

  3. Counties, towns and cities still in the cross hairs

    USA - July 18 2014

    On Wednesday the Senate rolled out a new PCS for HB 1224 - Economic Development Changes that added what lobbyists for local government groups were

  4. Legislative hostage -taking legislative update 7182014

    USA - July 18 2014

    This has certainly been the week of legislative hostage-taking, unhappy people and bad feelings. Although the Senate made a mid-week budget offer to

  5. NC Supreme Court reminds Court of Appeals that typical lender-borrower relationship is not a fiduciary one

    USA - July 17 2014

    The North Carolina Supreme Court recently reaffirmed that a run-of-the-mill lender and borrower are not fiduciaries, reversing the Court of Appeals