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|Gene Patenting: Federal Circuit Upholds Patents to Isolated DNA|
Patterson Belknap Webb Tyler LLP;
August 9, 2011, previously published on August 2011On Friday, the Federal Circuit issued its highly anticipated decision in Association for Molecular Pathology, et al. v. Myriad Genetics. The Federal Circuit held that isolated DNA sequences (both genomic DNA and cDNA) are patentable subject matter, while Myriad's claims for "comparing" or...
|ALJ Luckern Grants Motion To Compel In Certain Handbags And Luggage (337-TA-754)|
Lindsay J. Kile, Eric W. Schweibenz; Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.;
August 3, 2011, previously published on August 3, 2011On July 26, 2011, Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued the public version of Order No. 5 (dated March 30, 2011) in Certain Handbags, Luggage, Accessories, and Packaging Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-754). In the Order, ALJ Luckern granted Complainants Louis Vuitton Malletier S.A. and Louis Vuitton U.S....
|YSL Fights Back By Seeking To Cancel Louboutin's Red Sole Trademark|
Sheppard Mullin Richter Hampton LLP;
August 2, 2011, previously published on July 29, 2011As we previously reported here, Christian Louboutin ("Louboutin") filed a lawsuit against Yves Saint Laurent ("YSL") in early April, alleging that YSL and its affiliated companies violated Louboutin's red sole trademark by selling women's shoes with red uppers and outsoles...
|Nike Calls Illegitimate Goaltending on Point 3’s Attempt to Stuff its Jordan Fly Wade Sneakers|
L. Robert Batterman, Robert E. Freeman, Howard L. Ganz, Wayne D. Katz, Joseph M. Leccese, Jonathan H. Oram, Howard Z. Robbins, Bradley I. Ruskin; Proskauer Rose LLP;
August 1, 2011, previously published on July 2011Nike’s Jordan Brand basketball shoes have been getting serious air since they were first introduced in 1985. One of the brand’s latest models, the Dwyane Wade-endorsed Jordan Fly Wade, however, faces the threat of being permanently grounded.
|ALJ Luckern Grants Motion For Summary Determination On Domestic Industry Issues In Certain Handbags And Luggage (337-TA-754)|
John F. Presper, Eric W. Schweibenz; Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.;
July 28, 2011, previously published on July 27, 2011On July 18, 2011 Chief ALJ Paul J. Luckern issued the public version of Order No. 7 (dated June 7, 2011) in Certain Handbags, Luggage, Accessories, and Packaging Thereof (Inv. No. 337-TA-754). In the Order, ALJ Luckern determined that Complainants Louis Vuitton Malletier S.A. and Louis Vuitton...
|Knockout Blow to Knockoffs|
Alexandra Kirschbaum, Peter E.J. Wells; McMillan LLP;
July 21, 2011, previously published on July 2011In Louis Vuitton and Burberry v Singga Enterprises, the Federal Court has delivered a stern warning to those engaging in counterfeiting luxury goods in Canada by awarding an aggregate of $1.98 million in damages for trade-mark and copyright infringement and a further $0.5 million in punitive...
|Will Fashion Designs Finally Be Clothed In “Copyright” Protection?|
Cory M. Amron, Richard S. Donnell, William H. Oldach, Christopher M. Ott; Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP;
July 11, 2011, previously published on July 6, 2011After many attempts, it appears that clothing designs may finally gain protection in the United States.
|Tenth Circuit Decides that Protective Gear Included in FLSA Exemption for Changing Clothes|
Christopher M. McFadden; Ford & Harrison LLP;
July 11, 2011, previously published on July 7, 2011Executive Summary: The Tenth Circuit, which includes Utah, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Kansas, and Oklahoma, decided this week that an employer did not violate the Fair Labor Standards Act ("FLSA") by failing to pay employees for time spent donning and doffing protective gear. See...
|USDA Gives OK for "Organic" Labeling for Third-Party Certified Textiles; National Organic Program Policy Clarified|
Sheppard Mullin Richter Hampton LLP;
June 28, 2011, previously published on June 27, 2011On May 20, 2011, the United States Department of Agriculture's National Organic Program ("NOP") issued a Policy Memorandum (PM-11-14) addressing the labeling of textile products containing organic ingredients (such as organic cotton, wool or linen fabrics). The new policy supersedes the...
|Wind Power Equipment Subsidies Terminated by China After Successful WTO Challenge|
Troutman Sanders LLP;
June 13, 2011, previously published on June 10, 2011The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) announced June 7 that China has ended targeted wind power equipment subsidies in response to a U.S. challenge at the World Trade Organization.