Anyone who practices bankruptcy or intellectual property law and follows the intersection of the two knows Congress responded to the Fourth Circuit's
The Federal Reserve Board (the “Board”) has adopted amendments to the Board’s regulatory capital framework (“Regulation Q”), that clarify how the
Congress has recently scrapped the existing procedures for IRS audits of partnerships. The new rules (the "BBA Audit Rules") are effective for
On September 12, 2011, the Supreme Court of Georgia adopted what, until then, had been an advisory opinion from the State Bar of Georgia declaring that nonlawyers who file responses to garnishments in a Georgia court of record are engaged in the unlicensed practice of law.
Prior to January 1, 2011, the California Corporations Code prohibited LLCs from rendering "professional services as defined in section 13401 and 13401.3" of the Corporations Code.
In a decision that will affect both unionized and nonunionized private-sector employers, the National Labor Relations Board (the "Board") has held that the National Labor Relations Act ("NLRA") prohibits employers from discharging an employee to prevent the employee from discussing concerns about wages with other employees.
The Second Circuit has confirmed that trademark owners need not chase infringers to their home jurisdictions to get relief.
Companies exhibiting at out-of-state trade shows may risk being hauled into the state’s courts in patent infringement suits under the Federal Circuit’s recent decision in Patent Rights Protection Group, LLC v. Video Gaming Techs., Inc., No. 2009-1391 (Fed. Cir. 2010).