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HTMLPatent Office Extends AFCP 2.0 and QPIDS Pilot Programs to September 2015
Andrew Balazer; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 13, 2014
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) just announced it has extended the After Final Consideration Pilot program (AFCP 2.0) and the Quick Path Information Disclosure Statement program (QPIDS), which are now set to run until September 30, 2015.

 

HTMLSeventh Circuit Uses Fed. R. Civ. P. 60(b)(5) to Reopen 23-Year Old Judgment
Eric G. Pearson; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 9, 2014
Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 60(b)(5) allows a party to move for relief from a final judgment on the ground that “it prospectively is no longer equitable.” Motions under Rule 60(b)(5) must be made “within a reasonable time” under Rule 60(c)(1), but subsection (c)(1)...

 

HTMLFederal Circuit Jurisdiction Over Patent Contract Disputes
Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 9, 2014
In a precedential order issued in Jang v. Boston Scientific Corp., the Federal Circuit held that it has jurisdiction over the parties’ patent-related contract dispute under Gunn v. Minton even though the patents at issue have been invalidated. Despite having found Federal Circuit...

 

HTMLHospice Industry Will Face Stricter Scrutiny Under New Law Aimed at Post-Acute Care Data Standardization
Lisa A. Estrada, Asha M. Natarajan; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 8, 2014
President Obama signed the “Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014” or the IMPACT Act of 2014 (the Act) on October 6, 2014. The new law is broadly focused on requiring all post-acute care providers to adopt standardized data protocols for patient assessment,...

 

HTMLAttorneys' Fees Awarded to Small Business Patent Owner to Advance Considerations of "Compensation and Deterrence"
Ellen T. Wong; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 8, 2014
A recent case in the District of Connecticut demonstrates that courts may be more willing to award attorneys’ fees to a small plaintiff, encouraging such a plaintiff to protect its patent when it is the plaintiff’s “primary business asset[],” even if potential damages for...

 

HTMLBuilding the Oncology System of the Future: Transforming Patient Care Through Data Transparency and Analytics
Michael L. Blau; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 13, 2014, previously published on October 8, 2014
Virtually everyone agrees that the time is now to seriously reexamine our fragmented, expensive healthcare system and to innovate sustainable approaches to curing its ills. At the center of this activity is the patient, as the ultimate consumer of healthcare services. Until recently, patients...

 

HTMLCadillac Moving to the Big Apple
Chao Meng; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 13, 2014, previously published on October 6, 2014
General Motors’ Cadillac luxury car division, founded in Motown and named for the city’s founder, is moving 650 miles east to New York’s SoHo neighborhood. Cadillac, which has been steadily losing sales to its foreign rivals, is hoping that a trendy New York address will give its...

 

HTMLOpportunistic Acquisitions: Buying Assets Through Bankruptcy
Nicholas E. Williams; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 13, 2014, previously published on October 8, 2014
Though often overlooked, bankruptcy sales can be a real boon to businesses looking for a great deal. Prospective purchasers must, of course, interface with the bankruptcy court, so these companies must understand the lay of the land when looking for a bargain.

 

HTMLBan the Ban-the-Box? Proposed Law May Clarify Background Check Dilemma in Regulated Industries
Natasha B. Dorsey; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 13, 2014, previously published on October 6, 2014
On the heels of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s (EEOC) increased scrutiny regarding criminal history questions during the hiring process and the wave of new state ban-the-box laws, Congress has proposed legislation that actually protects certain employers when they seek to...

 

HTMLFederal Circuit Hears Arguments in Other Myriad Gene Patents Case
Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 13, 2014, previously published on October 7, 2014
On October 6, 2014, the Federal Circuit heard oral arguments in a case involving the claims of the Myriad gene patents that were not invalidated by the Supreme Court’s 2013 decision. The Federal Circuit is reviewing the district court’s denial of Myriad’s motion for a preliminary...

 


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