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USPTO Memo re Enfish v. Microsoft
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

In a memo to the Patent Examining Corps dated May 19, 2016, Deputy Commissioner Robert Bahr said that the Enfish decision provides “additional


Concrete and Particularized Part II: What Spokeo May Mean for Class Actions
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

On May 16, 2016, the Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Spokeo. In the 6-2 decision, the Supreme Court held that the Ninth Circuit’s


Supreme Court Continues Sanctions Litigation Against the EEOC
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

A slap in the face, maybe, after 11 years Back in 2005, a prospective driver for a trucking company filed a charge with the EEOC contending that two


Differences in Medical Opinions: Not Enough to Prove FCA Liability
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

In a $200 million False Claims Act (FCA) litigation with certain twists and turns, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama


U.S. House of Representatives v. Burwell: A Failure to Appropriate, Not a Failure in Drafting
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

"A most curious and convoluted argument whose mother was undoubtedly necessity," wrote Judge Rosemary M. Collyer in describing the argument made by


Is That a Carrot or a Stick in Your Hand? The Third Circuit Examines the Line Between Competition and Coercion in De Facto Exclusive Dealing Agreements
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

We recently wrote about attempts to force exclusivity onto customers. But firms with large or dominant market shares often must walk a fine line


Supreme Court to Consider Patent Laches in Wake of Copyright Laches Decision
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2016

When we last discussed patent laches here, the Federal Circuit had voted to rehear, en banc, SCA Hygiene Products’ patent infringement claim, which


Standing Together to a Point: Spokeo Holding Reflects Broad Supreme Court Agreement on Standing Rules in Actions Raising Statutory Violations
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2016

Amid the meteoric rise of statutory damage class action filings, the Supreme Court laid out ground rules on Monday for when a case meets both


Supreme Court Unanimously Rejects FDCPA Claim Against Private Attorneys Collecting Debt for State Attorney General
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2016

On May 16, 2016, in Sheriff v. Gillie, Case No. 15-338, the Supreme Court reversed a decision of the Sixth Circuit holding that private attorneys


Concrete and Particularized: What the Supreme Court’s Spokeo Ruling May Mean for Privacy Class Actions and Big Data - the First in a Series
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2016

This morning, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its decision in Robins v. Spokeo, No. 13-1339, 578 U. S. ____ (2016), putting to rest