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Western District of Washington sets FRAND royalty rates and range for SEPs
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 2 2013

Last week in Microsoft v. Motorola, the U.S. District Court Western District of Washington became the first U.S. court to set fair, reasonable, and


No prior conception where contemporaneous disclosures failed to show knowledge of complete and operative method of making invention
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 30 2013

Addressing the issue of conception in an interference proceeding, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a decision by the U.S


Obviousness-type double patenting may exist when there is neither common ownership nor common inventorship
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 30 2013

Addressing an obviousness-type double patenting rejection, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upheld a decision by the U.S. Patent and


Employers should review how plan documents define spouse in light of recent benefits litigation
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 29 2013

Two recent cases challenging benefit eligibility for same-sex spouses highlight the need for employer-sponsored retirement and welfare plans to


Hotels and online travel companies move to throw out class action suit
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 24 2013

Last week, a group of hotels and online travel companies moved to dismiss an amended class action complaint alleging that they engaged in a


Equity investors: be foreWARNed
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 9 2014

The Worker Adjustment Retraining and Notification Act (WARN Act) requires certain employers to give employees 60 days’ notice of plant closings and


Supreme Court on evaluation of claims to computer-implemented inventions under 35 U.S.C. 101
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 23 2014

On June 19, 2014, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its much anticipated decision in Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank


Claim Construction Disputes Should Be Affirmatively and Formally Raised
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 26 2016

Addressing the preservation of claim construction disputes for appeal and issues of divided infringement, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal


Claims Withdrawn Because of Rejection May Limit Claim Scope
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 26 2016

In an opinion addressing prosecution history estoppel, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed a district court's decision granting


Use of Judicial Notice in Likelihood of Confusion Analysis Held Improper
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 26 2016

Addressing the likelihood of confusion for competing marks used in connection with financial services, the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit