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Who bears withholding tax when a settlement of litigation agreement is silent?
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

What happens when settling parties agree that the defendant will pay a specific sum to the plaintiff, and the defendant discovers later that


D.C. Circuit again issues mandamus to protect internal investigation documents
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has once again stepped into an ongoing fight between the proponent of a qui tam action and Kellogg


A recent decision in a criminal case may support the proposition that computerized loan records made by a prior servicer are admissible in North Carolina as a business records exception to the hearsay rule
  • Hutchens Law Firm
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

Most servicers have probably encountered situations where the records custodian dispatched to provide testimony at the trial of a foreclosure case


A corporation may be a protected “person” under the FDCPA
  • Hutchens Law Firm
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

On July 23, 2015, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, in a case from Tennessee, held that the definition of a protected "person" under FDCPA's


NLRB imposes new indirect control joint employer standard in Browning-Ferris
  • Littler Mendelson
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

On August 27, 2015, the last day of Harry Johnson, III's term as a Board member, the National Labor Relations Board issued its long-awaited decision


The on-air shootings at WDBJ-TV: when bad things happen to good employees
  • Constangy Brooks Smith & Prophete LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

What could WDBJ7-TV have done to prevent Wednesday morning's tragic on-air murders? Unfortunately, probably not a thing. I'm a second-guesser, and I


A joint author does not own derived material
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

Addressing joint and derivative works under the Copyright Act, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit found the district court erred in


Amgen and Apotex do the biosimilar patent dance
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

Amgen has filed a complaint under the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA), asserting that a biosimilar application filed by Apotex


Steps that simply map out an application on a computer do not confer patent eligibility
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

Again addressing the issue of subject-matter eligibility of computer-implemented claims, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit found two


Copyright preemption notwithstanding no copyright protection and no copyright claims
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

In a suit alleging trade secret theft of ideas related to a software program, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit affirmed both a lower