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Supreme Court to Consider Whether Non-Compliance with SEC Regulation Can Give Rise to Securities Fraud Liability
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2017

In Leidos, Inc. v. Indiana Public Retirement System, No. 16-581, the U.S. Supreme Court will resolve an important circuit split regarding securities


Ninth Circuit Joins Second Circuit in Adopting Broad Definition of “Whistleblower” Under The Dodd-Frank Act
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2017

A divided panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently ruled in Somers v. Digital Realty Trust Inc.1 that the Dodd-Frank Act's


The United States Supreme Court will review the scope of federal preclusion of state securities claims
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2013

On January 18, 2013, the United States Supreme Court granted certiorari to resolve a circuit split concerning the extent to which the Securities


U.S. Third Circuit rejects “scope of the patent” test in K-Dur
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2012

The U.S. Third Circuit in In re K-Dur Antitrust Litigation rejected the “scope of the patent” test that has been almost uniformly adopted by other courts of appeals, deepening the circuit split and making this issue ripe for Supreme Court review.


Federal Circuit decides Myriad: holds isolated genomic DNA patentable
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2011

On July 29th, the Federal Circuit handed down its decision in the much-discussed Association for Molecular Pathology v. U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (commonly known as the “Myriad Genetics” case).


The Colossus of Rhodes - Part II
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

Yesterday, we reported on the federalism aspects of Rhodes v. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co., 636 F.3d 88 (4th Cir. 2011).


PMA preemption circuit split widens
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2011

We're predictably pleased with yesterday's Eleventh Circuit opinion in Wolicki-Gables v. Arrow International, Inc., No. 09-14342, slip op. (11th Cir. March 8, 2011).


Bashing Bausch
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2011

We put up an initial post about Bausch v. Stryker Corp., ___ F.3d ___, 2010 WL 5186062 (7th Cir. Dec. 23, 2010), back in December, only four days (including Christmas) after it was decided.


Neil A. Steiner
  • Dechert LLP

Argia J. DiMarco
  • Dechert LLP