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Tips on Bringing a Motion to Compel

Many cases can be made or mangled in discovery. Knowing how to effectively bring and defend a motion to compel can be an asset to your litigation practice. So, how should you handle motions to compel? Check out our handy … Continue reading

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When is a Motion to Compel in Patent Litigation Too Broad? Proportionality and Pharmaceuticals: A Battle of Titans

Author: Thomas J Patania   Case Citation: Gilead Scis., Inc. v. Merck & Co., No. 5:13-cv-04057-BLF, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5616 (N.D. Cal. January 13, 2016).   Employee/Personnel/Employer Implicated: Outside Counsel   eLesson Learned: When a party seeking discovery already has information … Continue reading

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DOJ tells Alabama it has authority to compel public school enrollment data

[JURIST] The US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website] on Friday issued a letter [text] to Alabama’s Attorney General Luther Strange [official website], declaring its authority to investigate potential violations of civil rights laws. The letter, authored by Assistant Attorney … Continue reading

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One party to a collective bargaining agreement cannot compel arbitration of a dispute unless the agreement explicitly so provides

One party to a collective bargaining agreement cannot compel arbitration of a dispute unless the agreement explicitly so provides Matter of Onondaga Community Coll. v Onondaga Community Coll. Fedn. of Teachers & Adm'rs Aft, Local 1845, 2010 NY Slip Op … Continue reading

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A broad arbitration clause still must satisfy the "reasonable relationship test" for a court to grant a petition to compel arbitration

A broad arbitration clause still must satisfy the "reasonable relationship test" for a court to grant a petition to compel arbitration Matter of Johnson City Professional Fire Fighters Local 921 v Village of Johnson City, Proceedings I and II, 2010 … Continue reading

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