Tag Archives: Critical

“Whatever virtues a film like this might have, critical distance probably isn’t one of them.”

Christoph Büchel’s installation behind Mass MoCA’s yellow tarp covers. Former Mass MoCA Director’s wife makes documentary film about Mass MoCA. What do you get? Well, apparently a not-very-objective take on the lawsuit and PR campaign that Mass MoCA aggressively launched … Continue reading

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The Critical Issue of Private Company D&O Insurance Coverage for Competition Law Claims

One potential area of potential legal exposure facing corporate executives – including even executives of private companies – is the risk of liability under laws designed to protect competition, including (but definitely not limited to) state and federal antitrust laws. … Continue reading

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Call For Papers: 2019 Critical Legal Studies Conference, September 12-14, 2019

From the emailbox:The University of Perugia invites streams and papers for the 2019 Critical Legal Conference. The event will take place between September 12 and 14, 2019. The deadline for submission of abstracts is July 15th.The theme of this year's … Continue reading

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Call For Papers: A Critical Guide To Civil Procedure

Call For Papers:A Critical Guide to Civil ProcedureCall for PapersBoston University School of Law (host; co-sponsors Seattle University and University of Washington)Workshop Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019Abstract Deadline: March 15, 2019Convenors: Portia Pedro, Brooke Coleman, Suzette Malveaux, & Elizabeth Porter … Continue reading

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The Federal Circuit is Shirking Its Constitutional Duty to Provide Certainty for Critical Innovation

Here we go again! Another patent whose claims have been invalidated at the Federal Circuit—predictably, another medical diagnostic patent. Athena Diagnostics v. Mayo Collaborative (Fed. Cir. Feb. 6, 2019). This is getting old, tired and fundamentally ridiculous. The statute, which … Continue reading

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