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TTAB LIMITS EXTENT OF E-DISCOVERY IN BOARD PROCEEDINGS

The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) recently held that expansive discovery of electronically stored information (ESI) will normally not be necessary in registration proceedings. Although the scope of discovery in TTAB cases is defined by Rule 26, Fed. R. Civ. P and is technically identical to...

Fisher & Phillips LLP: Another Case to Watch in the Ongoing Debate Over the Computer Fraud & Abuse Act

By Brent A. Cossrow The past year has produced noteworthy decisions from the Sixth , Ninth and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeals - and recent Congressional hearings - regarding the applicability of the Computer Fraud & Abuse Act ("CFAA") to employers' claims that disloyal employees...