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Federal Law Clerk Handbook Amended to Address Harassment Complaints

I am re-posting in its entirety, with permission, a post by Jennifer North over at Appellate Advocacy Blog: Sexual harassment claims reached the federal judiciary when Judge Alex Kozinski was accused of sexual misconduct a few weeks ago. He has… … Continue reading

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Amended long-term insurance regulations

The amendments to the Long-term Insurance Regulations gazetted on 15 December 2017 became effective on 1 January 2018 with some later effective dates below. The corresponding amendments to section 49 of the Long-term Insurance Act 1998 (LTIA) also take effect on 1 January 2018. … Continue reading

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35 U.S.C. § 102 (newly amended by the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act of 2011)

As a site for referral and contemplation, I wanted to include the text of the newly drafted statute 35 U.S.C. § 102. Sec. 102. Conditions for patentability; novelty (a) Novelty; Prior Art- A person shall be entitled to a patent … Continue reading

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Trading Technologies: Final Judgment Amended to Include Monetary Damages

Trading Techs. Int'l., Inc. v. eSpeed, Inc., No. 04 C 5312, Slip Op. (N.D. Ill. Mar. 29, 2011) (Dow, J.). Judge Dow amended the final judgment in this case to reflect the jury verdict and post-remittitur damages award of about … Continue reading

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Federal Judge Rejects Amended Google Books Settlement

Judge Denny Chin, then on the District Court for the Southern District of New York, recently rejected a proposed settlement agreement between Google and a class representing book authors and publishers. The rejection followed objections from the Antitrust Division of … Continue reading

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