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Federal Circuit is “irretrievably fractured” over system claims: “CLS Bank v. Alice Corp.”
  • Briggs and Morgan
  • USA
  • June 10 2013

In CLS Bank Int'l v. Alice Corp. PTY. LTD (2013 WL 1920941 (C.A.Fed.(Dist.Col))), the Federal Circuit has arguably provided the first substantive


Defective acknowledgment not valid for oil gas leases
  • Kegler Brown Hill + Ritter
  • USA
  • May 21 2014

For those readers out there dreaming of getting out of an unfavorable oil and gas lease by pointing to a defective acknowledgement, keep dreaming


Former QB scores a publicity rights win in the Third Circuit
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2013

In a tight game between First Amendment rights and the right of publicity for a former college quarterback before the Third U.S. Circuit Court of


NLRB memo offers guidance on confidentiality policies
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2013

Employers may not maintain a blanket rule requiring confidentiality during employee investigations, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB


Changing trustees when the trust instrument lacks a portability clause
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2013

Today, portability clauses in trust instruments are relatively common and for good reason. Individuals die and corporate fiduciaries merge


CMS to Congress: sequestration of cancer drug reimbursement to continue
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2013

A June 3, 2013 letter from CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner to Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Tex.) states that the agency does not believe it has any


White House declares war on patent trolls through patent reform
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • USA
  • June 10 2013

On June 4, 2013, President Obama proposed a two-part action plan to address the ever increasing issue of so-called "patent trolls" (or companies who


Does Dodd-Frank protect whistleblowers who don’t report to SEC? Another court chooses sides in the debate
  • Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2014

In 2010, Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Act, strengthening legal protections for employees who report violations of the securities laws. However, as


Banking agencies delay certain changes to call reports
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2013

On May 23, the OCC, the FDIC, and the Federal Reserve Board published a notice to delay certain proposed changes to Call Report data collection


New Houston Ordinance bans sexual orientation, gender identity, familial status, and marital status discrimination in employment
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • June 6 2014

A new Houston ordinance prohibits private employers from discriminating against employees on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity