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HTMLChicago Innovation Hub Gets First Grant - Adaptive Vehicles
Jeffrey A. Soble; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2014, previously published on June 16, 2014
The Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation (DMDI) Institute has its first grant. That grant, $10 million, is from the Defense Advanced Research Agency (DARPA). DARPA develops new technologies for the United States military.

 

HTMLIs Evidence of Obviousness Always Required?
Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2014, previously published on June 12, 2014
In K/S HIMPP v. Hear-Wear Technologies, LLC, the Federal Circuit affirmed the decision of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) that upheld the decision of the Central Reexamination Unit Examiner that refused to hold claims obvious where the inter partes reexamination requestor had failed to...

 

HTMLWhat Marriage Equality Means for Your Employee Benefits
Michael A. Schultz; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2014, previously published on June 17, 2014
A frequent headline in the news as of late has been “Federal Judge in State X finds same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional” and then shortly thereafter “Hundreds of couples marry in State X” complete with a picture of a same-sex couple who have been together for decades...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Denies Cert in Elmbrook School District v. Doe
William J. Katt; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2014, previously published on June 16, 2014
In a somewhat surprising move, the U.S. Supreme Court today denied the Elmbrook (Wisconsin) School District’s petition for a writ of certiorari in Elmbrook School District v. Doe, No. 12-755, over the dissents of Justices Scalia and Thomas. The School District petitioned from the decision of...

 

HTMLBusted by Buttons — When Union Propaganda May Be Permitted in Patient Care Areas
Foley Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2014, previously published on June 9, 2014
Nurses and other health care workers are usually allowed to wear pro union buttons, stickers and other insignia at work absent special circumstances. However, one area of health care facilities, such as hospitals, where health care workers are typically not allowed to wear such propaganda is in...

 

HTMLNow I Have to Allow Insubordination and Verbal Abuse Too?
Christopher G. Ward; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2014, previously published on June 9, 2014
Several weeks ago, in both a tongue-in-cheek and concerned fashioned, we wrote about a federal court decision that concluded an employer had to tolerate an employee’s admitted theft as a reasonable accommodation for her disability. As part of that commentary, we observed that government...

 

HTMLPublic Comments on USPTO Proposed Attributable Ownership Rules
Simon J. Elliott; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2014, previously published on May 27, 2014
The USPTO proposed attributable ownership rules would require the public disclosure of the “attributable owner” of patent applications and patents. In this article, I outlined some of my concerns with the proposed rules. Here, I provide a review of some of the written comments submitted...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Adopts Reasonable Certainty Test for Definiteness
Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2014, previously published on June 10, 2014
On June 2, 2014, the Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision in Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments, Inc., rejecting the Federal Circuit’s “insolubly ambiguous” test for patent claim indefiniteness under 35 USC § 112, and instead adopting a “reasonable certainty...

 

HTMLSupreme Court of Delaware Finds Fee-Shifting Bylaws Permissible and the Potential Delaware Legislative Response
Garrett F. Bishop, Mark T. Plichta; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 11, 2014, previously published on June 9, 2014
On May 8, 2014, the Supreme Court of Delaware held that fee-shifting provisions in a non-stock corporation’s bylaws can be valid and enforceable if not enacted for an improper purpose or improperly applied, under Delaware law. ATP Tour, Inc. v. Deutscher Tennis Bund, No. 534, 2013 (Del. May...

 

HTMLOIG's Proposed Rule to Expand Civil Monetary Penalties
M. Leeann Habte, Judith A. Waltz; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 11, 2014, previously published on June 9, 2014
The Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on May 12, 2014 published a proposed rule (Proposed Rule) that would implement the OIG’s expanded authority under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to impose Civil Monetary Penalties (CMPs) on providers and...

 


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