Patents: Appellate Board Becomes Functional
After getting caught on the wrong foot in the Novartis case, the government of India is moving fast to plug all loopholes in patent law// implementation.
It has now been notified that all patent litigations filed in various courts in the country after notification of the amended Patent Act ha...
Innophos Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
... counsel advised that the case was being remanded again by the intermediate appellate
court to the tax court, either to address CNA's arguments or for further pr...ted by our subsidiary. Due to the summer court holiday in Mexico, the full appellate
decision is not expected to be available for a number of weeks. Neverthel...
LA BioMed President and CEO will be named president of the American Judicature Society
Wagner Vallianos will take over the post from the current president, Gordon L. Doerfer of Boston, MA. Doerfer, who served 25 years on the trial and appellate
courts of Massachusetts, is a mediator and arbitrator on the panel of neutrals at JAMS The Resolution Experts.
"I am honored and excited to have t...
Oakland Port Commission Seeks Resolution to Allow Local Officials Real Power to Clean Up Diesel Truck Pollution; Improve Security, Safety
...Clean Trucks Programs in their entirety. A federal judge initially denied the industry lobby's request for a preliminary injunction, but a 9th circuit appellate
panel sent it back to the U.S. district judge, ordering her to reconsider the decision. Judge Christina Snyder again denied the ATA's request to kill ...
New Mexico Supreme Court Ruling Enhances Air Ambulance Safety
...greatly enhanced by a recent New Mexico Supreme Court decision affirming an appellate
court opinion that holds hospitals responsible for screening the competency...Ed Ricco of Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin & Robb in Albuquerque was lead appellate
Slack & Davis, L.L....
Schwarzenegger Administration Sued for Allowing Health Insurance Companies to Deny Autism Care
Strumwasser & Woocher LLP is known for its successful litigation and resolution of major public policy matters. The firm's trial and appellate
civil litigation practice focuses on government and electoral law, consumer law, environmental protection, land use, and administrative law. For more ...
Appeals Court OKs Multimillion-Dollar Judgment for Dallas Doctor
...employer two years ago won again Thursday, when an appellate
court affirmed the judgment in his favor.
The... Rose , represented Dr. Fisher at trial. "For the appellate
court to rule in his favor on every single issue m...in the face of the trial court's judgment and this appellate
ruling, would admit that what it did to Dr. Fisher...
Prop. 8 Challenged in Federal Court; Ted Olson & David Boies to Argue Case
...here he is currently a partner and Co-Chair of the appellate
and Constitutional Law Group.
Mr. Olson is one of the nation's premier appellate
and United States Supreme Court advocates. He has ..., responsible for supervising and coordinating all appellate
litigation of the United States, and was a legal a...
Passage of Illinois House Bill 2290 Adds Crucial Due Process Protection Governing Sterilization of Adults With Disabilities
...s bill into law."
After obtaining a landmark decision in the Illinois appellate
Court upholding the denial of a petition for involuntary sterilization of a...or Equality on HB 2290. "This legislation codifies many principles from the appellate
court decision, such as guaranteeing men and women with disabilities a cour...
Physicians for Human Rights and 20 Countries Demand Iran Release AIDS Doctors
...sentenced to prison terms of three and six years respectively in Tehran's notorious Evin Prison. According to sources close to the brothers' case, the appellate
court received their appeals on March 17 and the following day--without a hearing--rejected their appeals and upheld their sentences.
Sanofi-aventis Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results
...judgment motions brought by certain generics companies in the U.S. Eloxatin((R)) patent litigation. Sanofi-aventis has appealed this decision, and the appellate
Court issued an order temporarily staying the district court's judgment. As of the date of this report, the FDA has not granted final approval to any ...
Meredith Martin Addy Named One of Top 10 Illinois 'Super Lawyers' for 2008
...e attorney to achieve partner, the youngest
female to sit on the firm's Board of Directors and the youngest female to
chair a firm practice group, the appellate
Ms. Addy has been a part of many precedent-setting patent cases at the
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Cou...
Twenty-One Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione Attorneys Named 2008 'Illinois Super Lawyers'
...ed by Law & Politics magazine.
Additionally, 11 Brinks attorneys have been designated "Rising Stars" in
Meredith Martin Addy, chair of the appellate
Group at Brinks, was named
among the Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers across all practice areas, one of
the Top 50 Female Illinois Super Lawyers for the ...
'Blawg' use in law firms is on the rise
... individual law firms or attorneys.
Take Two Rivers attorney Donald Chewning, who offers an outstanding blawg on legal developments and case law on appellate
decisions for the 7 th Circuit, http://www.wisconsinblawg.typepad.com/ .
Chewning would agree that blogging could become a time-consuming activit...
Inventions could fall prey to Monday morning quarterbacking
...gy) in order to sustain an obviousness rejection of an application for patent.
The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit , the exclusive patent appellate
court from which the KSR decision was appealed, recently has gone out of its way to clarify that its precedent permits the TSM to be explicit or im...