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No Equitable Defense of Laches in Patent Law
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 27 2017

In a 7-1 decision, the Supreme Court of the United States held that the equitable defense of laches is no longer a valid defense to patent damages


Fla. Court (11th Jud Cir) Holds Borrower’s Heir Could Raise Statute of Limitations Defense in Foreclosure
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2017

The Circuit Court of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County, Florida recently dismissed a second foreclosure complaint, filed more


Superior Court Provides Further Guidance on Discoverability and When "Due Diligence" Has Been Demonstrated
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 24 2017

In the recent decision of Bowles v. Hillson, the Ontario Superior Court again considered when it is appropriate to extend the two-year limitation


US Supreme Court Intimates That the SEC’s Use of Disgorgement May Be Subject to Five-Year Statute of Limitations
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2017

On April 18, 2017, the US Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Kokesh v. Securities and Exchange Commission regarding whether disgorgement ordered by


Ontario Court of Appeal determines that GARA is Not Applicable in Ontario Proceeding
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 20 2017

The General Aviation Revitalization Act of 1994, Pub. L. 103-298, Aug. 17, 1994, 108 Stat. 1552 (49 U.S.C. 40101 note) ("GARA") is an American federal


Justices Skeptical Of SEC Disgorgement Without Time Limits
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2017

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in Kokesh v. U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to decide whether the five-year statute


9th Cir. Holds Mortgagee’s ‘Sold Out Second’ Claim Not Barred by California’s 4-Year Statute of Limitations
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently reversed a ruling that disallowed an unsecured creditor’s claim filed in a California


Nurse’s application for judicial review of WCAT decision dismissed for failing to comply with limitation period
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • April 20 2017

Court dismisses judicial review for failing to comply with a legislatively prescribed limitation date. 2017 B.C.J No. 271 2017 BCSC 227 British


President Trump Nullifies “Volks Rule” Regarding Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Recordkeeping Requirements
  • Newmeyer & Dillion LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2017

OSHA requires employers to maintain safety records for a period of five years. The Occupational Safety and Health Act contains a six month statute of


Time is Running Out for the SEC: The Circuit Split on Limiting SEC Disgorgement to a Five-Year Statute of Limitations Signals an Impending Major Change
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

Under the new Administration, we have been promised a new tone regarding how Government interfaces with the market. This "change" is of particular