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“Charbucks” is not a blurring trademark dilution of “Starbucks”

USA - July 28 2014 In 2001, Starbucks Corporation, prominent global purveyor of specialty coffee, brought an action for trademark dilution by blurring against Wolfe's

The use of receiverships for managing troubled assets

USA - August 10 2010 Receiverships are becoming a popular tool for creditors to manage distressed real estate and to realize upon their collateral

EB-5 2017 - Where Are We Now?

USA - January 30 2017 Following the December 9, 2016 extension of the EB-5 Regional Center Program until April 28, 2017, there have been additional developments from an

Current issues in consumer litigation funding

USA - June 9 2015 A substantial litigation funding industry has arisen to meet the needs of personal injury plaintiffs who often face a prolonged period of time

Homeland Security’s “Johnson letter” Chinese EB-5 agents response and concerns

China, USA - May 21 2015 This report discusses the results of my recent trip to China and the response from Chinese marketing agents regarding recent issues involving both

Intellectual Property Newsletter 2017 Vol. 1

USA - February 16 2017 On May 11, 2016, the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) of 2016 was signed into law. The DTSA was unanimously passed in the Senate and ratified in the H

EB-5 Program - Updated Statistics and Information

USA - February 15 2017 USCIS recently published a statistics report on the impact of the EB-5 Program for the fiscal years 2012 and 2013, which can be downloaded on the

EB-5 2017 - Where Are We Now?

USA - January 30 2017 Following the December 9, 2016 extension of the EB-5 Regional Center Program until April 28, 2017, there have been additional developments from an

Illinois Condominium Property Act

USA - January 5 2017 In 2016, the Illinois legislature passed two amendments to the Illinois Condominium Property Act ("ICPA") which allow condominium boards to more

New Laws Impacting Illinois Employers in 2016 and Beyond

USA - December 5 2016 While Illinois appears to be in legislative gridlock on a wide variety of political and legislative fronts, it has become abundantly clear that such