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USPTO Memo Addresses Eligibility of Method-of-Treatment Claims in View of Federal Circuit Decision

USA - June 18 2018 In a memorandum dated June 7, 2018 (Memo), the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) set out new guidance concerning method-of-treatment claims…

Reminder: Beginning July 18, NYC Employers Are Required to Accommodate “Personal Events”

USA - June 8 2018 Most New York City employers are probably familiar with the Fair Workweek Law that went into effect Jan. 1, 2018, but surely not all New York City…

The Weekly Privacy Rewind - May 21, 2018

USA - May 21 2018 Class Actions Facebook Users BIPA Suit to Go Forward • Denying cross-motions for summary judgment, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District…

Last but not least: Alabama enacts a data breach notification law with strong notification and security requirements

USA - May 1 2018 Several weeks ago, South Dakota and Alabama became the final two states to enact data breach notification laws. The Alabama Data Breach Notification…

The Weekly Privacy Rewind

USA - April 23 2018 Inogen Inc., which makes portable oxygen devices, reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that it experienced a data breach that…

Courts Deny Certification for Adequacy of Representation in Second Class Action

USA - February 16 2018 One of the tactics in the current plaintiffs’ wage and hour playbook is to bring a second claim after settlement of an initial class or collective…

Minnesota Court Cuts Proposed Attorney Fee Award From $3.2 Million to $600,000 in Off-the-Clock Case

USA - February 7 2018 In 2014, five law firms brought a claim for alleged off-the-clock work. As discovery revealed, the claims all arose out of conduct involving a single…

Strategic Use of a Reissue Application in the Context of an Inter Partes Review (IPR) Proceeding

USA - January 2 2018 In Legend3D, Inc. (Petitioner) v. Prime Focus Creative Services Canada Inc. (Patent Owner), Case IPR2016-00806, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board…

Top 3 Questions to Ask Your Agent Before Buying a House

USA - December 19 2017 Buying a new house could be very exciting, since you will have a brand new space to fix and design to suit your lifestyle. You have to consider many…

Australian Housing Market Proves Resiliency With More Sales, Permits

Australia - October 17 2017 Australia’s housing market proved to be resilient with more sales and home permits, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and the…