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Federal district court slashes punitive award in hip implant case
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

Earlier this year Wright Medical Technology filed post-trial motions in the first trial arising out of alleged defects in its hip implant device


May 02, 2016Patent ActAvailability of Laches Defense
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2016

Although the Patent Act has a six-year statutory limitations period for patent infringement claims, the Federal Circuit has historically permitted


May 02, 2016Copyright ActUseful Articles
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2016

The Copyright Act does not protect the “design of a useful article,” but the “pictorial, graphic, or sculptural features” of a useful article can be


New DOJ FCPA Enforcement Plan and Guidance Formalizes Efforts to Trigger Voluntary Disclosure Renaissance
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 29 2016

On April 5, 2016, the Fraud Section of the US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced its Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Enforcement Plan and


Modernization of US Business and Financial Disclosures: A “Taste” of the SEC’s Concept Release
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 26 2016

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has published a concept release examining many aspects of the business and financial disclosures required


Tenth Circuit Reduces Punitive Award By More Than Ninety Percent In Carbon Monoxide Case
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 21 2016

Lately, we have had many occasions to criticize courts' analysis of punitive damages issues, so it is nice for a change to be able to report on the


Green Bonds Grow UpBut Still Have Significant Room to Grow
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

The first quarter of 2016 may well be remembered as the time when so-called "green" bonds grew up. Green bonds totaling $16.5 billion were issued in


Global Directions: Mobility Trends in April 2016
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, USA
  • April 19 2016

Mayer Brown's Global Directions is a summary of recent immigration and mobility trends arising in key jurisdictions around the globe. This high-level


Withholding on Air: The IRS Imposes Withholding Tax Rules for Adjustments on Convertible Debt and Equity
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

“Some people say not to worry about the air. Some people have never had experience with air.” It’s hard to believe that it has been some 37 years


Fourth Circuit clarifies False Claims Act public disclosure bar
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2016

In United States ex rel Beauchamp v Academi Training the Fourth Circuit recently reversed the dismissal of a False Claims Act complaint, explaining