Tag Archives: Federal

Say It Again: Private Companies Are Subject to the Federal Securities Laws

It is a point I have made before but it is worth saying again – private companies are not immune from scrutiny under the federal securities laws. In a series of recent enforcement actions – most notably the SEC’s March … Continue reading

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Federal Circuit Vacates and Remands District Court’s Infringement and Willfulness Findings in Omega Patents v. CalAmp

On April 8, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued a precedential decision in Omega Patents, LLC v. CalAmp Corp. that reversed and vacated a district court’s ruling that CalAmp had directly infringed certain patent claims asserted by … Continue reading

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Daily Read: Federal Judge Carlton Reeves on Attacks on the Judiciary

United States District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi Carlton Reeves in a speech at the University of Virginia School of Law addressed the critiques of the judiciary and the lack of diversity in judicial appointments. Judge Reeves recounts… … Continue reading

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Federal Appeals Court Resurrects, Orders Trial in Anthropologie Age Discrimination Case

The experience of the 54-year-old sales associate at an Anthropologie, a nationwide retailer of women’s clothing, reads like the script of a modern-day horror movie. And so does her experience in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New … Continue reading

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Should the Federal Government Allow States to Require Medicaid Recipients to Work?

Amid reports estimating that over 18,000 Arkansan Medicaid beneficiaries lost health care coverage in 2018 and that 136,000 Kentuckian Medicaid beneficiaries could lose coverage as soon as April 1, 2019, Judge James E. Boasberg of the U.S. District Court for … Continue reading

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