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|New York State Department of Financial Services Proposes Comprehensive Bitcoin Regulations|
Robert W. Gaffey, Harold K. Gordon, Henry Klehm, Howard F. Sidman, Jayant W. Tambe; Jones Day;
September 2, 2014, previously published on August 2014The New York State Department of Financial Services ("DFS") recently became the first state regulator to propose a regulatory framework for the bitcoin virtual currency industry. DFS posted its "Regulation of the Conduct of Virtual Currency Business" on its website, as well as...
|New Rules in New York Mean Speedy Trials for Commercial Disputes (But at a Price)|
William J. Hine, Sevan Ogulluk; Jones Day;
September 1, 2014, previously published on August 2014The Commercial Division of the Supreme Court of New York State is the branch of the state's trial court system that adjudicates a large variety of commercial disputes. In 2012, a "Task Force on Commercial Litigation" recommended changes to the Commercial Division rules to better serve the...
|Ten New Supreme Court Opinions Reshaping the Intellectual-Property Landscape|
Gregory A. Castanias, Damon M. Lewis, John J. Normile, William C. Rooklidge, Jennifer L. Swize; Jones Day;
September 1, 2014, previously published on August 30, 2014Thirty years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court heard between 150 and 175 cases each year, but rarely accepted an intellectual-property case for review. Much has been written about the Court’s shrinking docket in recent years—in its October Term 2013, which just came to an end, the Court heard...
|Parallel Litigation and Inter Partes Review: Don't Forget About Reissue|
David B. Cochran, Joshua R. Nightingale, Joseph M. Sauer, Peter G. Thurlow; Jones Day;
August 21, 2014, previously published on August 2014Inter partes review ("IPR") was introduced by the America Invents Act ("AIA") to provide a trial-like proceeding for challenging the patentability of patent claims based on patents and printed publications. An IPR trial is often conducted in parallel with United States district...
|Amending Claims During Inter Partes Review: Patent Practitioners Beware|
Jaime D. Choi, David B. Cochran, John A. Marlott, Peter G. Thurlow; Jones Day;
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 2014Although patent owners are theoretically allowed to amend patent claims during an inter partes review ("IPR") proceeding at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Ofiice ("USPTO"), in all of the proposed claim amendments submitted thus far, only one amendment has been allowed by the...
|Backoff Point-of-Sale Malware: Here We Go Again|
Richard J. Johnson, Mauricio F. Paez; Jones Day;
August 5, 2014, previously published on August 2014The Secret Service, the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center, and others announced yesterday in a US-CERT Alert (available at www.us-cert.gov/ncas/alerts/TA14-212A) that recent investigations have revealed the use by malicious actors of malware—dubbed Backoff...
|Federal Communications Commission Requests Comments on Effectiveness of Cybersecurity Recommendations|
Richard J. Johnson, Bruce A. Olcott, Mauricio F. Paez, Preston N. Thomas; Jones Day;
August 1, 2014, previously published on July 2014The Federal Communications Commission ("FCC") is seeking industry and public comment on whether it should take further steps to ensure that the U.S. communications industry is sufficiently prepared for cybersecurity threats.
|Russia Adopts Restrictive Changes to its Data Privacy Law Data Location Requirement Will Adversely Affect Data Flows|
Veronica Fridman, Anita Leung, Mauricio F. Paez, Sergei Volfson, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 2014During the first week of July 2014, the State Duma (lower chamber of the Russian Parliament) adopted a set of amendments to the Federal Law "On Information, Information Technologies, and Information Protection" ("Information Law") and to the Federal Law "On Personal...
|Stay or Go! Tracking District Court Stays Pending Parallel USPTO Post-Grant Review Proceedings|
David B. Cochran, John A. Marlott, Scott B. Poteet, Peter G. Thurlow; Jones Day;
July 16, 2014Recent data from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's ("USPTO") Patent Trial and Appeal Board ("PTAB") indicates that 80 percent of inter partes review ("IPR") and 90 percent of covered business method ("CBM") review proceedings are directed to patents...
|EuroResource-Deals and Debt|
Corinne Ball, Veerle Roovers; Jones Day;
July 11, 2014, previously published on June 2014For the benefit of our clients and friends investing in European distressed opportunities, our European Network is sharing some current developments.