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Snap-on wins claim construction argument at CAFC but still loses appeal

Snap-on challenged patents via IPR, lost, appealed, and then lost at the CAFC:Snap-on Incorporated (Snap-on) appeals from the finalwritten decisions of the Patent Trial and AppealBoard (Board) in the above-captioned inter partes reviewproceedings (IPRs) that found certain claims of three … Continue reading

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Argument preview: Revisiting the double jeopardy conundrum

Following a residential burglary during which a safe containing firearms was taken, Michael Currier was charged under Virginia law with breaking and entering, larceny, and possession of a firearm following a felony conviction. The felon-in-possession charge was based on the … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Tomorrow in Key California Supreme Court Case on Independent Contractor Status

The California Supreme Court will hear oral argument tomorrow in a case that has the potential for altering the long-standing test in California for independent contractor status. The case is Dynamex Operations West v. Superior Court (No. S222732), which has been … Continue reading

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COA: February 2018 Oral Argument Calendar for Court of Appeals

Click here for a complete list of our posts for COA Arguments and here for those for SCOKY. And here is a link to the AOC page containing their index to all Court to Appeal oral argument calendars. with names, litigants, issues, and the … Continue reading

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Court of Appeals Hears Argument On "Serious Injury" in NY Auto Cases (What Should They Do?)

The tangle of New York's "serious injury" threshold in auto cases came before the state's highest court yesterday, and the pending decision could hopefully abate the flood of summary judgment motion practice that is has inspired. Three cases were on … Continue reading

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