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Toward Disclosure of Third-Party Litigation Funding in Class Actions
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2017

In January 2012, a natural gas-drilling rig exploded off the coast of Nigeria and burned for more than 40 days. Two years later, six Nigerians filed


Advertising Litigation Report: Vol. 2, No. 2 - Consumer Privacy and Data Security
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2017

A U.S. district court judge in Florida trimmed a proposed class action against fast-food chain Wendy's for its alleged failure to properly protect


Third-Party Litigation Financing: Mandatory Disclosure on the Horizon?
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

The use of third-party litigation financing generally defined as the funding of litigation activities by entities other than the parties themselves


Springtime for Food Marketers? Two Big Wins in California in Recent Days
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

The coming of spring has been accompanied by good news for two food marketersConAgra and Bumble Bee Foodsin their respective court fights in


Court’s Newest Member Has Trade Secret Protecting Track Record
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 10 2017

Before the Defend Trade Secrets Act (“DTSA”) became federal law in the spring of 2016, Supreme Court watchers would likely care little about


Twitter fires a shot at Trump
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2017

Twitter recently filed a lawsuit in the federal District Court for the Northern District of California seeking to block a summons issued by the


Lesson: Don’t Underestimate Court’s Ability to Change Its Mind
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2017

While Major League Baseball (MLB) can celebrate its new season, which began on April 2, the last pitch has yet to be thrown when it comes to


Co-Pending Litigation Is Not Sufficient Basis to Deny Transfer Motion
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

Addressing jurisdictional transfer issues in a divided opinion, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit granted the extraordinary relief of


Federal Circuit Rejects Non-Practicing Entity’s Claim That Being Forced to Litigate in California Was Unfair
  • Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

In Xilinx, Inc. v. Papst Licensing GmbH & Co. KG, Appeal No. 2015-1919, the Federal Circuit held that to exercise specific personal jurisdiction, a


Additional Details Not Sufficient To Save Complaint From Public Disclosure Bar
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

On March 22, 2017, the District Court for the Northern District of California dismissed a False Claims Act, 31 U.S.C