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Sequenom deal may avoid Federal Circuit decision

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 15 2014

Less than a month after their case was argued at the Federal Circuit, Illumina Inc. and Sequenom Inc. have announced a deal to settle their patent

Federal Circuit says secret prior art is prior art for all purposes

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2014

In Tyco Healthcare Group LP v. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc., the Federal Circuit agreed with the district court that Ethicon's prototype constituted

Federal Circuit invalidates Myriad primer and method claims as lacking subject matter eligibility

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 17 2014

In a case styled as In re BRCA1- and BRCA2-Based Hereditary Cancer Test Patent Litigation (also known as Myriad v. Ambry), the Federal Circuit held

Employer’s super anti-harassment policy may increase its liability

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 8 2014

A federal court in Connecticut recently concluded that a fired employee could have a valid disability harassment claim based on statements

UDAAP council weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 12102014

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 10 2014

Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards

Freedom from Religion Foundation: 7th Circuit reminds that standing is every plaintiff’s cross to bear

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 17 2014

There is something to be said for not paying your taxes. At least, that is one lesson that the plaintiffs may have learned from the Seventh Circuit’s

UDAAP council weekly UDAAP Standards Report - 120314

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 3 2014

Every week, courts around the United States issue decisions addressing aspects of civil UDAAP claims. In an effort to illuminate the UDAAP standards

Federal Circuit notes high burden of invoking inherency for obviousness

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2014

In Par Pharmaceutical Inc. v. Twi Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the Federal Circuit vacated and remanded the district court decision holding the Par claims

Knowledge of benefit required to convict insider trading tippees

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2014

In its important ruling on what the government must prove in a criminal insider trading prosecution, the Second Circuit reversed the convictions of

Multiple requests for extension of medical leave - three strikes and the employee is not out!

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 24 2014

A recent Americans with Disabilities Act case is a reminder the employers must proceed carefully before denying repeated requests for extensions of