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Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP | USA | 31 Aug 2016
Interpreting Tyson Foods: What Does the Recent SCOTUS Decision Mean for the Defense Bar?
In March 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Tyson Foods, Inc. v. Bouaphakeo,1 which was initially panned by some as a win for the plaintiff bar and
Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP | USA | 19 May 2011
FTC proposes ways to prevent patent hold-up in collaborative standards
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will conduct a public workshop on June 21, 2011, to present options aimed at preventing competition issues raised when patented technologies are incorporated in the standards developed by private, collaborative standard-setting organizations.
Winston & Strawn LLP | USA | 8 Feb 2011
2010 state legislative development update
On February 2, 2011, the U.S. Department of Labor released a report summarizing notable state labor and employment legislation enacted in 2010.
Locke Lord LLP | USA | 1 Jun 2009
McCaskill Amendment provides new whistleblower protections
On February 17, 2009, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), a bill that contained an unprecedented investment in the faltering U.S. economy.
Day Pitney LLP | USA | 12 Oct 2007
Parties must diligently pursue discovery under Rule 56(f)
When opposing summary judgment, particularly in the early stages of a case or before discovery is complete, attorneys should keep in mind the range of tools at their disposal including Fed. R. Civ. P. 56(f), which provides for a continuance to conduct additional discovery.