Mar 23, 9:23 PM PDT
Ryan Davis of Law360.com has an article (subscription required for full access) that begins, "While a Foley & Lardner LLP partner who filed a jargon-filled petition mostly written by a client escaped U.S. Supreme Court sanctions Monday, the justices nonetheless put attorneys on notice...
Mar 23, 9:47 AM PDT
Jacob Gershman has this post today at WSJ.com's "Law Blog." Aebra Coe of Law360.com has an article headlined " High Court Won't Discipline Foley Atty For Jumbled Petition " (subscription required for full access) that begins, "A Foley & Lardner LLP partner on Monday was freed of a...
Feb 24, 8:06 AM PST
Andrew Strickler of Law360.com has a report (subscription required for full access) that begins, "The Foley & Lardner LLP partner who drew a rare sanction threat from the U.S. Supreme Court for filing an impenetrable, jargon-packed petition he says was penned largely by his client may...
Is Your Company a Federal Government Contractor?JD Supra (press release)
Many automotive suppliers do not consider themselves federal government contractors because they only sell goods and services to the major OEMs and not directly to the federal government. However, purchase orders with OEMs or other customers that ...and more »
E-Commerce's Hidden Legal IssuesJD Supra (press release)
Less than 25 years ago, e-commerce was something not far removed from the stuff of science fiction. Today, it annually accounts for trillions of dollars in global sales. But, you should know, e-commerce presents legal issues that should be addressed …
DOJ Pursuing Therapy Providers Under the FCAJD Supra (press release)
As most recently spotlighted by the Department of Justice's intervention in whistleblower claims against ManorCare, DOJ is increasing its enforcement of the False Claims Act (FCA) against therapy providers. In particular, DOJ has increased both civil …and more »
First Look at False Marking Under the AIAJD Supra (press release)
In Sukumar v. Nautilus, Inc., the Federal Circuit took its first look at the standing requirements to bring a false marking case under the America Invents Act (AIA). The court rejected Nautilus' arguments that only “market participants” could bring …
Making the FCPA "Reasonable"— Exceptions and Affirmative DefensesJD Supra (press release)
So, we have covered the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act's (“FCPA”) scope, but the FCPA anti-bribery provisions also contain certain exceptions and affirmative defenses. These exceptions and affirmative defenses attempt to carve out legitimate payments to ...