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At least one major carrier lied about its 4G coverage, FCC review finds

Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Four months after receiving a complaint claiming that Verizon "grossly overstated" its 4G LTE coverage in government filings, the Federal Communications Commission says that at least one carrier is apparently guilty of significant … Continue reading

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MD Appeals Court Finds Implied Preemption Over Siting of Solar Farm

This post was authored by William Wantz, Esq. A commercial solar farm was proposed for 86 acres adjacent to Cearfoss, a designated rural village in Washington County MD. Washington County’s comprehensive plan and special exception requirement protect rural villages from … Continue reading

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Fed. Dist. Court in FL Finds Architectural Review Ordinance Withstands First Amendment Scrutiny

This post appeared originally on the Rocky Mountain Sign Law Blog and is reposted with permission.  The original post can be found here: https://www.rockymountainsignlaw.com/2018/11/architectural-review-ordinance-withstands-first-amendment-scrutiny/ Earlier this year, after a telecom millionaire with a checkered past challenged the Town of Palm Beach, Florida’s … Continue reading

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Court Finds No Personal Jurisdiction Over Foreign Defendant Based On U.S. Subsidiary Under Stream of Commerce and Agency Theories

In University of Massachusetts Medical School et al v. L’Oreal SA et al, 1-17-cv-00868 (DED 2018-11-13, Order) (Sherry R. Fallon), the magistrate judge recommended granting a foreign parent company defendant’s motion to dismiss plaintiffs’ patent infringement action for lack of … Continue reading

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Jury Finds Smoker Completely Responsible for Fatal Cancer, Clears RJR in Engle Tobacco Trial

Stock image.  Orlando, FL— R.J. Reynolds prevailed Thursday at trial over the lung cancer death of a 49-year-old smoker, when a Florida state court jury found the smoker completely responsible for the disease. Hochreiter v. R.J. Reynolds, 2015CA003926. Read more … Continue reading

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