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Rath v Marcoski, — F.3d —-, 2018 WL 3799875 (11th Cir., 2018)[Czech Republic] [Necessary expenses]

In Rath v Marcoski, — F.3d —-, 2018 WL 3799875 (11th Cir., 2018) the  Eleventh Circuit addressed the the standard for awarding attorney’s fees and costs to a successful petitioner in an action for the return of a child under … Continue reading

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The Federal Circuit Rules that “Expenses” in Patent Statute Does Not Mean Attorneys Fees; Creates Circuit Split

The United State Patent and Trademark Office (“PTO”) has aggressively litigated its position that anyone who challenges the PTO’s denial of a patent application in federal district court should lose even if he wins:  that is, the PTO contends that … Continue reading

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College Expenses: Do Not Leave Out This Term in Your Divorce Settlement

One of the things people want in a divorce is finality. They do not want to go back in front of a judge or sit down at the negotiating table years or months after being officially divorced. This desire is … Continue reading

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When are Attorneys’ Fees Considered Expenses under §145 of the Patent Act?

Never, is the answer from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. In a decision dated July 27, 2018, the Court found that §145 of the Patent Act does not override the common-law “American Rule,” which … Continue reading

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Tips to Keep Your Divorce Expenses Down

Although you could be the one you initiated your divorce process, it may still take a toll on you. It is quite a costly process and there is hardly anyone who emerges as a winner in a divorce? Costs can … Continue reading

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