Tag Archives: Smith

Smith on Prescriptive Fiduciary Duties

Lionel Smith (McGill University, Faculty of Law, Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law; University of Oxford – Faculty of Law) has posted Prescriptive Fiduciary Duties ((2018), 37 University of Queensland Law Review 261-287) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: … Continue reading

Posted in Legal Theory | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

FDCPA and Suing the Wrong Person: Smith v. Moss Law Firm, P.C. (USDC SD Tex. 2019)

INDIVIDUAL WHO IS DUNNED OR SUED BUT DOES NOT OWE THE DEBT CAN HAVE STANDING TO BRING  UNFAIR COLLECTION CLAIM UNDER FAIR DEBT COLLECTION STATUTES Motion to dismiss in FDCPA action brought by non-debtor against prominent Texas debt collection attorney Michael … Continue reading

Posted in Banking and Finance law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reed Smith to Lead the ANA’s newly formed, Trust Consortium

On March 19, 2019 the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) launched the Trust Consortium. A copy of the press release can be found here. The ANA Trust Consortium is an alliance among ANA members and their partners and a voice … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising Law | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ex parte Smith (PTAB 2019)

Software Claims Survive Section 101 Challenge and Are Found to Be Directed to Patent-Eligible Subject Matter By Joseph Herndon — In the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) recently designated its decision in Ex … Continue reading

Posted in Intellectual Property | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Join Reed Smith at the 2019 ANA Advertising Law & Public Policy Conference

On March 19-20, 2019, the Association of National Advertisers will be holding its annual Advertising Law & Public Policy Conference. This year’s conference will feature the best legal minds in the business and top regulators at the federal and state … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment