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PTAB Panel that Institutes an IPR May Also Render Final Decision on the Merits in that IPR
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2016

On January 13, 2015, the Federal Circuit held that there is no violation of due process rights when the Patent Trials and Appeals Board (PTAB) panel


Recent local FMLA cases clarify employer obligations
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2009

The Family and Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") has received much attention lately


Long term care insurance: policy provisions in dispute
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2014

Long term care ("LTC") insurance has been and will continue to be a focus of attention for the plaintiffs' bar and state and federal regulators. LTC


Consumer-initiated text message telemarketing complies with TCPA prior express written consent requirement and E-SIGN Act?
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2014

Telemarketing practices in the United States are governed by the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), as well as by specific Federal Trade


Connecticut Supreme Court determines that the make whole doctrine does not apply to insurance policy deductibles
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 13 2013

The Connecticut Supreme Court, in a much anticipated subrogation decision, recently held that an insurer has priority over a policyholder in the


California Court of Appeal rules borrower can challenge validity of loan securitization
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2013

On August 8, 2013, the California Court of Appeal ordered its decision in Glaski v. Bank of America (5th Dist. Ct. App. No. F064556) published. In


Massachusetts High Court rules that Federal Arbitration Act applies to contracts involving interstate commerce
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2013

In a decision that has implications for reinsurance, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court last week decided that the Federal Arbitration Act


No waiver: Court of Appeal confirms insurers well protected by RORS
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2012

In Argo Systems FZE v Liberty Insurance PTE and Another (The “Copa Casino”) 2011 EWCA Civ 1572, the Court of Appeal considered whether a failure to raise a breach of warranty defence in a letter declining cover, in relation to a loss under a marine insurance policy, amounted to a waiver of the right to rely on that defence


Treble damages available for seniors and disabled adults beyond CLRA claims but not UCL restitution claims
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2010

In an August 9, 2010 opinion, the California Supreme Court answered two previously unsettled questions regarding the ability of senior citizens and disabled adults to obtain a trebled award under California Civil Code section 3345


Bank lender tie-in prohibitions - “caveat commodator”
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2010

The recent uncertainty in the financial markets, as well as the general increase in the tightening of the credit market and the need to fashion more creative financing arrangements has caused a greater likelihood that certain practices may run afoul of the prohibitions on bank tying under the Bank Holding Company Act Amendments of 1970 (12 U.S.C. 1972) (“Act”