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|Center for Automotive Research Event - Traverse City|
Steven H. Hilfinger; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 12, 2014, previously published on August 11, 2014Automotive executives and other industry participants gathered in Traverse City this week for the annual Center for Automotive Research (CAR) Management Briefing Seminars. And, as usual, CAR put on another great show! Several of us from Foley attended, to stay on top of leading industry trends and...
|Micro Unions Are Here to Stay: Cosmetics Workers Made Up for Unionizing But Shoes Salespeople Need to Find a Better Fit|
Anne B. Sekel; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 4, 2014The question - or controversy, depending on who you talk to - about the propriety of “micro-units” or “micro-unions” has been a pressing issue for employers since the National Labor Relations Board issued its Specialty Healthcare decision in 2011. The concern has been that...
|The MCDC Initiative and Recent Modifications: Window for Issuers and Obligated Persons Now Closes on December 1, 2014, While Underwriters Window Still Set to Close on September 9, 2014|
Michael G. Bailey, David Y. Bannard, Laura L. Bilas, Heidi H. Jeffery, Chauncey W. Lever; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014As highlighted in the SEC’s 2012 Municipal Market Report, the SEC has expressed significant concern that many issuers have not been complying with their obligation to file continuing disclosure documents and that federal securities law violations involving false statements concerning such...
|Federal Circuit Finds That FDA Citizen Petition Could Give Rise to Antitrust Liability|
Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 7, 2014In Tyco Healthcare Group LP v. Mutual Pharmaceutical Co., Inc., the Federal Circuit remanded-in-part for the district court to determine whether Tyco’s citizen petition to the FDA gave rise to antitrust liability. Judge Newman wrote a dissenting opinion warning against the chilling effect...
|Evolving Healthcare Trends & Patents: Charting a Safe Course for Personalized Medicine|
Stephen B. Maebius; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014Rapid changes resulting from personalized medicine, including the ability to use individual patient biomarker data to generate a tailored treatment, are transforming healthcare. New business structures are evolving in the healthcare marketplace to meet the need for integrating diagnostic data to...
|Wisconsin Adopts Twombly, Though "No One Is Sure What Twombly Means"|
Philip C. Babler; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014In Data Key Partners v. Permira Advisers LLC, 2014 WI 86, the Wisconsin Supreme Court adopted the “plausibility” pleading standard articulated by the United States Supreme Court in Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly, 550 U.S. 544 (2007), which overruled the Conley v. Gibson, 355 U.S. 41...
|Argentina: Favorable Venue for Manufacturers Licensing Their Technology/Intellectual Property Rights|
Diego Fernandez; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on August 6, 2014Argentina, together with Brazil and Mexico, are Latin America’s three largest economies representing more than 80 percent of the region’s manufacturing output. In addition, Argentina has proven to be a favorable venue for foreign companies seeking to license their technology or...
|Medicare Announces Pay Increases for Psychiatric, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Providers in Fiscal Year 2015|
Melesa A. Freerks; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on August 6, 2014According to the rules released last Thursday by the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Medicare will increase payment to inpatient psychiatric hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation facilities and skilled nursing facilities in fiscal year 2015. The finalized payment policies boost...
|Commission Tightens Rules of Exemption Under the EU De Minimis Safe Harbor|
Howard W. Fogt, Sophie Lignier, Alan D. Rutenberg; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on August 6, 2014On June 25, 2014, the European Commission (Commission) adopted revised rules on agreements of minor importance which do not appreciably restrict competition (the so-called “De Minimis Notice”) and providing a safe harbor from the general EU prohibition on anti-competitive agreements...
|Visiting the USPTO Without a REAL ID|
Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff; Foley & Lardner LLP;
August 7, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014As announced on the “USPTO Locations” page of its website, the USPTO has implemented a new policy for members of the public visiting the USPTO relating to the REAL ID Act. Under the REAL ID Act, the USPTO may no longer accept driver’s licenses from certain states and instead will...