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|Southern District of Florida Rules that 180-Day Notice of Commercial Marketing Is Mandatory When Parties "Patent Dance"|
Timothy J. Heverin, Gasper J. LaRosa; Jones Day;
December 30, 2015, previously published on December 2015On December 9, 2015, United States District Court Judge James Cohn, in the Amgen v. Apotex Neulasta® litigation, granted Amgen's motion for a Preliminary Injunction barring Apotex from marketing its proposed biosimilar version of Neulasta®. The issue before the court was whether the...
|Australian High Court Finds Liquidators Are Not Required to Set Aside Money for Pre-Assessed Tax Liabilities|
Philip Hoser, Tim L'Estrange; Jones Day;
December 30, 2015, previously published on December 2015The liquidators of Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd ("ABS") caused ABS to enter into a contract for the sale of real property, which gave rise to a capital gain tax event. The liquidators sought a private ruling from the Commissioner of Tax on the question of whether they had an...
|Australia Announces Bankruptcy Changes-Moves Toward US Position|
Philip Hoser; Jones Day;
December 30, 2015, previously published on December 2015Although most western legal systems have recognised for some decades the public benefit in rehabilitating failed enterprises, some countries do it better than others. To some extent, this is because of differences in local legislation (sometimes small, but with far-reaching effects), which either...
|A New Dawn for European Patents|
Emmanuel Baud, Gerd Jaekel, Alastair J. McCulloch, Christian Paul; Jones Day;
December 30, 2015, previously published on December 2015The creation of a new European Unified Patent Court ("UPC") and a new patent with unitary effect ("Unitary Patent"), in which almost all member states of the European Union participate, is the most important change in the European patent system since the European Patent...
|Air Permits Don't Stop Neighbors' Nuisance Claims|
Casey F. Bradford, Alina Fortson, Charles T. Wehland; Jones Day;
December 29, 2015, previously published on December 2015On November 2, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued opinions in two cases presenting the issue of whether the federal Clean Air Act ("CAA") preempts state common law claims against sources. In both cases, the Sixth Circuit ruled that the state law claims...
|Recent Amendments Come into Force in Relation to the Spanish Public Notaries Act|
Sergio Cires, Javier López Antón, Fernando Lillo; Jones Day;
December 29, 2015, previously published on December 2015The recent amendments to the Spanish Public Notaries Act (Ley de 28 de mayo de 1862, del Notariado), which became effective on October 15, 2015, strengthen the regulation for notarial enforcement, with recently enacted rules applicable to the nonjudicial procedure.
|Agreement Reached on the European Reform of Data Protection|
Paloma Bru, Dionna J.A. Little, Mauricio F. Paez, Elizabeth A. Robertson, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
December 29, 2015, previously published on December 2015After almost four years of heated debate, the EU Parliament, Council, and Commission have reached an agreement on the final form of the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), the most comprehensive reform of data protection law ever envisaged in the EU's history. It is not an...
|New Partnership Tax Audit Rules Will Impact Private Investment Fund Vehicles|
Peter J. Elias, Olga A. Loy, Teresa A. Maloney, Babak Emil Nikravesh, Patrick B. O'Brien; Jones Day;
December 16, 2015, previously published on November 30, 2015On November 2, 2015, President Barack Obama signed into law the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (the “BBA”). The BBA includes new rules (the “New Audit Rules”) which significantly change many aspects of existing U.S. federal tax law relating to tax audits of entities treated...
|200 Hours for Failing to Answer Australia's Antitrust Regulator's Questions|
Prudence J. Smith, Nick Taylor; Jones Day;
December 16, 2015, previously published on November 2015In support of its competition law enforcement authority, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) employs a wide range of techniques to gather evidence. Possibly the most effective is its statutory powers under section 155 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (the Act). As...
|Indonesian High Court Upholds Ruling that Contracts be Written in Indonesian|
John Rainbird, Matthew J. Skinner, Quan Trinh; Jones Day;
December 15, 2015, previously published on December 2015In August 2015, the Indonesian Supreme Court announced that it will uphold the ruling of the West Jakarta High Court in PT Bangun Karya Pratama Lestari v. Nine AM Ltd. ("BKPL" and "Nine AM"), which nullified and voided a loan agreement between the parties. Since the agreement...