On May 10, 2013, the Federal Circuit, sitting en banc, 1
issued a per curiam decision in CLS Bank International v. Alice Corporation Pty. Ltd. ,
No. 2011-1301 [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com
subscribers ], affirming...
Recently, the SEC settled with the City of Harrisburg (City)
over violations of Rule 10b-5 in connection with material misstatements and omissions
made by the City in its public statements and financial information, during a
by Antoinette F. Konski
There are several emerging technology clusters in the
induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) space. Simon Elliot and I conducted a
patent landscape analysis focusing on issued U.S. patents and pending
applications. We found...
by Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff
As I wrote previously, Congressman Goodlatte (R-Va.)
released "a discussion
draft " of patent reform legislation on May 23, 2013. Although the stated
purpose of the draft legislation is to "address the...
In Microsoft Corp. v. International Trade Commission [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ], the Federal Circuit upheld the ITC’s determination that Microsoft had failed to establish that there was a “domestic...
In a decision two years in the making, on Wednesday, November 27, 2013, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals brought some clarity to the use of affiliated business arrangements (“ABAs”) under Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA). In...
By Foley & Lardner LLP
An Uncertain Future for the DOE Loan Guarantee Program
As discussions heat up over how to reduce the deficit in the current fiscal year, many eyes are on the loan guarantee program administered by the U.S. Department...