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  1. Supreme Court will decide level of deference, if any, given to TTAB decisions concerning likelihood of confusion

    USA - September 11 2014

    On July 1, 2014, the Supreme Court granted certiorari to review the Eighth Circuit's decision in the case B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis, Inc. (2013

  2. The Supreme Court resolves a circuit split regarding standing to sue for false advertising under the Lanham Act

    USA - September 4 2014

    In Lexmark Int'l, Inc. v. Static Control Components, Inc. (March 25, 2014), the Supreme Court unanimously held that "to invoke the Lanham Act's cause

  3. Supreme Court allows Pom Wonderful to sue coke for false advertising, despite its apparent compliance with FDA regulations

    USA - September 9 2014

    In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court in POM Wonderful LLC v. The Coca Cola Co. (June 12, 2014) held that the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

  4. Fires, rehires and non-competition agreements: termination of employment, no matter how brief, may start the clock to run

    USA - September 3 2014

    An Indiana Court of Appeals has ruled that an employer cannot enforce a two year non-compete agreement against an employee who was fired for just 10

  5. Illinois Court dismisses plaintiffs privacy claims arising out of HIPAA breach

    USA - September 5 2014

    On July 10, 2014, a Kane County, Illinois Circuit Court granted a motion to dismiss with prejudice in favor of Advocate Health & Hospitals

  1. Supreme Court will decide level of deference, if any, given to TTAB decisions concerning likelihood of confusion

    USA - September 11 2014

    On July 1, 2014, the Supreme Court granted certiorari to review the Eighth Circuit's decision in the case B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis, Inc. (2013

  2. The Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program: accepting applications

    USA - September 11 2014

    Between September 2014 and December 2014, the Illinois Department of Public Health will be accepting applications from patients and caregivers to

  3. Marijuana use for alleged depression and anxiety can still get you fired in Florida

    USA - September 10 2014

    There can be no doubt that Americans' views on the legality of marijuana use for both medicinal and recreational purposes has shifted over the past

  4. Supreme Court allows Pom Wonderful to sue coke for false advertising, despite its apparent compliance with FDA regulations

    USA - September 9 2014

    In a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court in POM Wonderful LLC v. The Coca Cola Co. (June 12, 2014) held that the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

  5. Illinois Court dismisses plaintiffs privacy claims arising out of HIPAA breach

    USA - September 5 2014

    On July 10, 2014, a Kane County, Illinois Circuit Court granted a motion to dismiss with prejudice in favor of Advocate Health & Hospitals