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Sovereign aid in managing sovereign risk
  • Gilbert + Tobin
  • Australia, Africa
  • September 5 2018

Bilateral aid to improve fiscal and regulatory system design and implementation is a relatively low cost way of increasing Australian engagement with


OCC issues guidance regarding implied sovereign support and credit risk ratings
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2018

On August 28, the OCC issued Bulletin 2018-25, which provides guidance regarding the role of informal or implied expressions of support from foreign


Federal Circuit Affirms Tribal Sovereign Immunity Does Not Apply to IPR
  • Marshall Gerstein & Borun LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2018

The Federal Circuit recently affirmed the PTAB’s decision that tribal immunity cannot be asserted in an IPR (Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe v. Mylan Pharma


Norton Simon Museum Wins Appeal Over Nazi-Looted Cranach Paintings
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has upheld the judgment against Marei von Saher on her claims against the Norton Simon Museum in


Tribal Sovereign Immunity Denied, Will State Immunity Hold at the PTAB?
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2018

Last Friday, the Federal Circuit affirmed the Patent Trial & Appeal Board's (PTAB) denial of tribal sovereign immunity as a patent owner defense to


Federal Circuit Holds that Tribal Sovereign Immunity Does Not Bar Inter Partes Review
  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
  • USA
  • July 20 2018

In a closely-watched case, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit held today that a Native American tribe may not assert sovereign


Federal District Judge Puts On Hold Parts of AB 450 Which Prohibited Employers From Voluntarily Consenting To A Federal Immigration Agent’s Request To Enter Nonpublic Areas or For Voluntarily Providing Records
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • July 5 2018

On July 4, 2018, Federal District Judge John A. Mendez granted a preliminarily injunction enjoining the State of California, Governor Brown, and


PTAB’s Sovereign Power Superior to StateTribes
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2018

On June 4th, the Federal Circuit will hear arguments in Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. As a reminder this case will explore


Challenges to Sovereignty: Will Allergan’s IPR Immunity Defense Survive?
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2017

In September of this year, drug maker Allergan Inc. made waves when it announced a creative licensing arrangement for patents relating to its eye drug


UK Supreme Court confirms the limited scope of state and diplomatic immunity from employment claims: Benkharbouche and Reyes
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • November 29 2017

In two judgments handed down on 18 October 2017, the Supreme Court (the "Court") has allowed certain employment claims made by foreign nationals