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Supreme Court to Address Whether Government Can Petition for AIA Post-Grant Review
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 30 2018

The Supreme Court of the United States granted, in part, Return Mail's petition for certiorari to address whether the federal government has standing

Tour de Fraud? Lance Armstrong Settles FCA Claims Related to Doping Scandal
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2018

On April 19, 2018, former professional cyclist Lance Armstrong announced that he and the government reached a $5 million agreement to settle

The unique Changes clause in Postal Service HCR contracts
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2017

The U.S. Postal Service spends about $3 billion per year to move the mail by truck and does so under a special type of contract called a Highway

Three legal principles that limit the Termination with Notice clause
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2017

Similar to a Termination for Convenience clause, a Termination with Notice clause (often found in U.S. Postal Service contracts) allows a party to end

Suspending Employee Who Hit Boss With Vehicle Not Retaliation
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • April 11 2017

In a rather unusual case, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit Court ruled that the U.S. Postal Service ("Postal Service") did not

Class Action as Defense: Fifth Circuit Rules Pending Class Action Subsumes Class Member’s Duplicative Individual Claim
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • March 17 2017

Employers facing multiple litigations can take solace in the fact that, sometimes, too much of a bad thing can be helpful. In Ruiz v. Brennan

Employment Flash - August 2016
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2016

On May 23, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court ended a circuit split, ruling that the filing period for constructive discharge claims runs from the date of

U.S. Postal Service Board enters the digital age
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2015

The first Board of Contract Appeals to fully enter the digital age is the Postal Service Board of Contract Appeals, which recently issued new rules

Is the U.S. Postal Service actually over-funded?
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2015

Ever since the Postal Service “defaulted” on its annual $5.5 billion payment to the U.S. Treasury for retiree pre-funding obligations, it has been

Please don’t, mister postman: how to respond when the Postal Service claims that you underpaid postage
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2014

You're sitting in the offices of your on-line business, going through your in-box. Your mail includes a letter from the U.S. Postal Service. The