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Federal court finds border agent’s search of laptop unconstitutional
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2015

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia has ruled that the search of a defendant's laptop that was seized at the border violated his


$6.2 million USD in penalties imposed for consent order violation
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2015

In Certain Two-Way Global Satellite Communication Devices, System and Components Thereof, Inv. No. 337-TA-854, the US International Trade Commission


ITC orders early resolution of standing issue in Section 337 investigation
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2015

Section 337 investigations before the US International Trade Commission (ITC) can be intense on many levels. These include the disruption of discovery


ITC seeks to expedite rulings on redesigns and new products
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2015

A party sued at the US International Trade Commission (ITC) for patent infringement has various options in responding to the potential threat to its


How to effectively seek discovery of non-party foreign entities in Section 337 investigations
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2015

The unique time frames and need for evidence from foreign entities pose many challenges for both complainants and respondents in Section 337


Steptoe cyberlaw podcast interview with Admiral David Simpson
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2014

Our guest today is Admiral David Simpson, Chief of the FCC's Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau. Admiral Simpson has more than 20 years of


False claims and trade agreements some good news for contractors
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2014

On August 29, 2014, the DC Circuit upheld a ruling on summary judgment rejecting claims under the civil False Claims Act (FCA) and finding that a GSA


Parties at the ITC should be prepared to produce physical samplesprototypes
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2014

Compared to other countries, the scope of discovery in the United States is broad and not limited to information admissible at trial. Particularly at


A whistle-stop tour of customs whistleblower cases: import compliance increasingly at issue in whistleblower lawsuits
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2014

The US False Claims Act (FCA) provides an opportunity for a private party to sue, on the government's behalf, any individual or company that has made


Cross-use of discovery in an ITC investigation and parallel district court litigation is not always permitted
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2014

In addition to filing a complaint at the US International Trade Commission (ITC), a complainant who seeks monetary damages often will also file suit