Tag Archives: Proceeding

Using copyright-protected material as evidence in a court proceeding.

The Swedish Patent and Market Court of Appeal has provided for an interesting ruling (PMFT 2585-17, 2018-01-24) concerning the protection of copyright-protected works when these are used as evidence as a court proceeding.The  case at hand concerned a text written … Continue reading

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Show Me the Money: FCC Launches Repack Reimbursement Proceeding for LPTV, TV Translator, and FM Stations

By Lee G. Petro In adopting a Notice of Proposed Rule Making late last week, the FCC took the first step in establishing ground rules for reimbursing Low Power Television, TV translator and FM radio stations affected by the TV … Continue reading

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The Abuse Neglect Proceeding. Identifying the Father within the Case

A putative father must establish paternity before he is entitled to notice of child protective proceedings. In re Gillespie, 197 Mich App 440, 443-446 (1992) Since a legal father who is not a party to the proceeding, (i.e., was not … Continue reading

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Stalled Suits Against Drug Companies Now Proceeding

Posted by Patrick Regan and Paul Cornoni Bloomberg News (4/30 Fisk, Feeley) reports, "Just two months after the U.S. Supreme Court decided patients can sue drugmakers over injuries from medicines approved by the government, long-stalled lawsuits against GlaxoSmithKline Plc and Bristol-Myers Squibb … Continue reading

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Tax Court Addresses Supervisor Approval Requirement in Partnership-Level Proceeding

Recently, the written supervisory approval requirement of Section 6751(b) has been one of the primary issues in Tax Court litigation concerning penalties that the IRS has asserted against taxpayers. The focus of this litigation is the effect of Section 6751(b) … Continue reading

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