Search

Refine your search

Content type
Tags
Author
Jurisdiction

241 results found

Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 7 Jul 2014

"Non-trivial probability" of excess judgment obligates insurer to pay for independent defense counsel

The court in Perma-Pipe, Inc. v. Liberty Surplus Insurance Corporation, Case No. 13 C 2989, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 54867 (N.D. Ill. April 21, 2014)…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 3 Jul 2014

American Broadcasting Companies v. Aereo, Inc.: Supreme Court departs from volitional act test for copyright infringement

On June 25, the Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision in the case of American Broadcasting Companies, et al. V. Aereo, Inc. f/k/a…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 27 Jun 2014

NLRB v. Noel Canning, et al.: Supreme Court finds recess appointments to NLRB invalid

On June 26, 2014, the United States Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in the case of NLRB v. Noel Canning, et al., No. 12- 1281. The…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 24 Jun 2014

The CFPB eyes supervisory regulation over large auto-lenders

Large auto-lenders may soon have to contend with a new regulator. In its most recent semi-annual report, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 23 Jun 2014

State farm’s relentless pursuit to deny coverage for TCPA cases

As policyholder lawyers, one can usually count on a few basic mistakes that insurers will make. First, they wrongfully deny coverage and fail to…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 20 Jun 2014

The Supreme Court declines to categorically deny patent protection for software

In a highly-anticipated case that had the potential to drastically change the patent landscape surrounding computer-implemented inventions, in Alice…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 6 Jun 2014

U.S. Supreme Court makes it easier to knock out patents for indefiniteness in Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments, Inc

On June 2, 2014, the United States Supreme Court unanimously ruled that "a patent is invalid for indefiniteness if its claims, read in light of the…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 4 Jun 2014

U.S. Supreme Court makes it easier to avoid method patents requiring multiple actors

On June 2, 2014, the United States Supreme Court unanimously held that a defendant was not liable for inducing infringement of a Patented method…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 22 May 2014

“Instrumentality” explained: the Eleventh Circuit interprets the scope of the FCPA

In light of the Eleventh Circuit's recent Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ("FCPA" or "Act") decision in U.S. v. Esquenazi, 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 9096…
Article

Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP | USA | 20 May 2014

District Court to SEC: seven-year investigation a bit (too) long for my jurisdiction – enforcement action against alleged Ponzi schemers dismissed

The SEC must institute an enforcement action within five years of the accrual of the claims, including enforcement actions wherein the Securities and…
Previous page 1 2 3 ...