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...
Parties conduct electronic discovery often by using
search terms or keywords to locate relevant information during litigation. With
the advent of electronic discovery, courts must now answer the question of
whether the search terms used in performing...
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...
President Obama’s Climate Plan – which was released earlier this summer – sets as its goal a 17% national greenhouse gas reduction by 2020. The centerpiece of Obama’s plan is to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing...
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...