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ADA best practices for employers engaging in an interactive process conversation with employees?

October 16 2013 The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) continues as a significant area of liability for employers. The EEOC received 26,379 charges in fiscal year…

What's happening in the Federal Circuit in 2013?

November 6 2013 On September 13 the Federal Circuit, sitting en banc, heard argument on whether it should ‎continue ‎to ‎subject all district court…

Employers must provide new insurance exchange notice by October 1, 2013

September 10 2013 Among the many nuances (and nuisances) of the Affordable Care Act is the new obligation of employers to prepare and distribute a notice to employees…

Recent patent developments at the Supreme Court and the Federal Circuit

January 30 2015 Denials of petitions for inter partes review are deemed not to be appealable to the Circuit. In another dismissal of an inter partes appeal, the…

The earn-out solution

August 9 2013 If a buyer wants to pay less than what the seller wants to pocket, a valuation gap exists. However, an earn-out solution can bridge that gap. It can…

Recent patent developments at the Supreme Court and the Federal Circuit

January 30 2015 Denials of petitions for inter partes review are deemed not to be appealable to the Circuit. In another dismissal of an inter partes appeal, the…

Recent patent cases from the Federal Circuit - January 30, 2015

January 30 2015 The Circuit reverses the rejection of claims by the PTAB, showing how willing the Circuit is to reverse Board decisions, both on what constitutes the…

FTC announces 2015 thresholds for Hart-Scott-Rodino Act ‎antitrust review

January 29 2015 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has revised the annual thresholds that determine whether companies are required to notify federal antitrust…

Recent developments in patent law

January 28 2015 A summary of everything that has happened in the patent world over the past year, as well as what we expect to happen this year...

Recent patent case from the Supreme Court - January 23, 2015

January 26 2015 Teva – The Supreme Court rules 7-2 that when reviewing a district court's resolution of subsidiary factual matters made in the course of its…