Tag Archives: Conduct

Under Florida Law Court Agrees the Insured and the Insured’s Attorney’s Conduct Are Relevant to Bad Faith

Summary: An insured motorist who sustained injuries in a motor vehicle accident brought a first party bad faith action alleging the automobile insurer acted in bad faith in attempting to settle the claim for underinsured motorist (UIM) benefits. The district … Continue reading

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Federal Judiciary Workplace Conduct Working Group report

The Federal Judiciary Workplace Conduct Working Group consisting of federal judges and senior Judiciary officials was set up last December at the request of Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. after an Appeals court judge was accused of sexual harassment. … Continue reading

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SEC Rules and Guidance for Investment Advisers Standard of Conduct

Posted by Jessica Forbes and Joanna Rosenberg, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, on Saturday, May 12, 2018 Editor's Note: Jessica Forbes is a partner and Joanna D. Rosenberg is an associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP. This post … Continue reading

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Failure to Disclose Pre-Filing Service Contract == Inequitable Conduct

by Dennis Crouch In Energy Heating v. Heat On-The-Fly, the Federal Circuit affirmed the lower court’s holding that Heat On-The-Fly’s U.S. Patent No. 8,171,993 is unenforceable due to inequitable conduct. The underlying invention involves a portable system for preparing a heated … Continue reading

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Sylvain on Section CDA Section 230 & Discriminatory Expressive Conduct

Olivier Sylvain (Fordham University School of Law) has posted Discriminatory Designs on User Data (Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, Forthcoming) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act protects intermediaries from liability for distributing third-party … Continue reading

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