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|“Why, I Declare” ... Proper Use of Evidentiary Declarations under New (Post-AIA) Rule 37 C.F.R. 1.130|
Terri Shieh-Newton, Matthew D. Show; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
November 10, 2014, previously published on October 30, 2014The Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) was signed into law on September 16, 2011. While the AIA alters U.S. patent practice in several ways, perhaps the most significant change brought about by the law is the switch from a “first to invent” to a “first inventor to file”...
|A Different Kind of “Virus”: FDA Follows NIST Framework in Cybersecurity Guidance for Medical Devices|
Joshua T. Foust; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
October 13, 2014, previously published on October 8, 2014In past posts we’ve taken a close look at the Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity put forth by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), exploring its wide-ranging implications for companies across a number of different industries. As we’ve...
|Operation Full Disclosure! FTC’s Frontal Assault on Ads|
Michelle Gillette, Daniel J. Herling; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
October 10, 2014, previously published on October 2, 2014In this blog we often discuss products being subjected to a lawsuit based on allegations that a label is false or misleading under California’s consumer protection laws. The Federal Trade Commission is similarly concerned with the prevention of false and misleading claims, but its focus is...
|FDA Announces More Changes to FSMA Implementation Rules|
Michelle Gillette, Dominique Windberg; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
October 10, 2014, previously published on October 6, 2014On September 19, 2014, FDA announced potential changes to four rules that the agency proposed in 2013 to implement the Food Safety and Modernization Act (“FSMA”). FSMA was signed into law in January 2011 in response to many reported incidents of food-borne illness during the 2000s.
|AB 1103 Update: Postponement of Certain Nonresidential Building Energy Use Disclosure Requirements|
Brandon E. Barker, Dawn Saunders, Gabriel Schnitzler; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
September 24, 2014, previously published on September 11, 2014Under California Assembly Bill 1103 (“AB 1103”, codified as California Public Resources Code Section 25402.10), owners and operators of nonresidential buildings must disclose certain building energy performance data to a prospective buyer, a tenant of the entire building, or a lender...