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"A Lawyer May Spend A Lifetime Working For That One Magnificent Hour" – ND Court Awards Fees For "A Good Day"

We usually don't cover trial court orders, but this one is short, and, we think, worth your time reading.  The issue before the North Dakota District Court (Ward County) was the award of attorneys' fees following a successful necessity challenge by a … Continue reading

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Challenging UDRP Awards in Federal Court: Recent Outcomes

Challenging UDRP awards in actions under the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act (ACPA) is infrequent though steady. There are currently a number of court filings in U.S. district courts that are in the early stages, most notably the ADO.com case reported … Continue reading

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Jury Awards Millions in Sustainable Hog Case

Last week a jury in federal court awarded more than $470 million to six people who live from one-third of a mile to one mile away from a hog farm, run by Murphy Brown and affiliate of Smithfield Foods, in … Continue reading

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Patent Litigation Still Brings in Huge Awards

IBM’s intellectual-property licensing business, which owns over 45,000 patents, and which brought in nearly $1.2 billion in revenue last year put one more feather in its cap last Friday. The jury in IBM v. Groupon Inc., 16-cv-122 awarded IBM $83 … Continue reading

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Federal Jury Awards Over $18 Million to HIV Patient in Medical Malpractice Claim

Diagnosing HIV is in its early stages is critical to ensure the disease does not progress. If you or a loved one has been injured due to a missed or delayed HIV diagnosis, you may be entitled to compensation for … Continue reading

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