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Ninth Circuit: Employers May Not Consider Salary History in Deciding to Pay Men and Woman Differently

The day before Equal Pay Day, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, sitting en banc, ruled that employers defending claims under the Equal Pay Act cannot rely on workers’ past salaries in any respect in trying to … Continue reading

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PTAB: Must Consider, but Need Not Follow Prior Court Claim Constructions

Knowles Electronics v. Iancu (Fed. Cir. 2018) In a split decision, the Federal Circuit has affirmed a PTAB Inter Partes Reexamination decision against a patentee – finding the claims of Knowles Patent No. 8,018,049 invalid as anticipated/obvious. The patent here … Continue reading

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9 Things to Consider Before Accepting a New Job

Lawyers are trained to do due diligence as part of practicing law and due diligence, so what shouldn’t the same rules apply when evaluating in-house counsel jobs? Here are some tips to think through before accepting a new job: “The … Continue reading

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Attention Manufacturers of Gaming Devices: Nevada to Consider Regulatory Amendments

In Nevada, manufacturers and distributors of gaming devices and related equipment have been unwilling to enter the market because of the high cost and arduous nature of the licensing process. This can curtail innovation and development of new products, as … Continue reading

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Issues To Consider In Contemplating Divorce While Pregnant

It is needed tragic to go for a divorce irrespective of what the conditions have been in a marriage. It can be even more stressful when you find out that you are expecting a baby or your spouse is pregnant … Continue reading

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