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This week in securities litigation (week ending September 19, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 19 2014

The Commission continued with broken windows this week. Twenty Rule 105 short selling cases were filed in a group. Last week another group of broken

US "fraud on the market" rules to affect securities class actions?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 18 2014

Securities class actions may be easier to prove if a recent court decision is followed through.A person who suffers an investment loss because of

Be global: employment law newsletter - September 2014

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Australia, China, France, Germany, Global, Mexico, South Africa, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 18 2014

Be Global is DLA Piper's snapshot of key global employment law developments designed to help you identify legal hotspots across your global

CFTC issues no-action relief for qualifying swaps trading platforms licensed in Australia

  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 16 2014

On September 15, 2014, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission's ("CFTC") Divisions of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight ("DSIO") and Market

Australian court finds human gene mutation to be patentable

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 11 2014

A full panel of the Federal Court of Australia has upheld its earlier ruling that an isolated but naturally occurring nucleic acid, BRCA1, can be

Australia considers gamma butyrolactone risks in cosmetics

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 11 2014

Australia's Department of Health has closed the comment period on a proposal to amend the entry of gamma butyrolactone in the Standard for the

Not just genes: Full Federal Court upholds decision about patentability of isolated DNA

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 10 2014

On 5 September 2014, five judges of the Full Federal Court upheld a lower court's decision that isolated human DNA was patentable subject matter

Sanctions - part of a continuing enforcement trend?

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 9 2014

Violating US sanctions carries serious consequences. A string of high-profile cases, some of which are set out in the table below, highlights the

Isolated DNA & RNA patentable in Australia

  • AJ Park
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 8 2014

The biotechnology industry will welcome the decision of the Federal Court of Australia Full Court (FCAFC) that isolated DNA and RNA are patentable

Isolated gene sequences are patentable in Australia

  • Davies Collison Cave
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  • Australia, USA
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  • September 8 2014

In a decision handed down on Friday 5 September 2014 a Full Federal Court consisting of 5 Justices affirmed the decision of Nicholas J at first