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...
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FTC Fails to Prove Green Guides' Meaning of "Biodegradable"JD Supra (press release)
In an Initial Decision announced February 6, 2015, Chief Administrative Law Judge D. Michael Chappell of the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) held that ECM BioFilms, Inc. d/b/a Enviroplastics International (“ECM”) made false and unsubstantiated claims ...and more »
IoT – It's All About the Data, Right?JD Supra (press release)
A few weeks ago, the FTC released a report on the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT refers to “things” such as devices or sensors – other than computers, smartphones, or tablets – that connect, communicate or transmit information with or between each other ...and more »
Made in the USA! Reshoring Children's ProductsJD Supra (press release)
For all expecting and new parents, you probably have learned how quickly buying your child's products adds up! So why would you be willing to pay more for an American-made product when you could purchase a similar product or even the “same” product, ...
Know the Risks: Domestic and International ComplianceJD Supra (press release)
Even the actions of third parties, such as consultants and agents, can result in liability under these laws. To help companies manage their national and international regulatory risk, Foley & Lardner
LLP has included detailed discussion of the typical …
Why Every Day Is Proxy Season for Public CompaniesJD Supra (press release)
Historically, the proxy season for public companies ran from January through the spring, but it now has become a year-round concern. In a conversation with Mimesis Law's Lee Pacchia, Foley Partner John Wilson explains how the rising influence of ...
Judge Posner on Bankruptcy's "Clean-Up" JurisdictionJD Supra (press release)
Most bankruptcy lawyers might think that the dismissal of a bankruptcy proceeding and the revesting of the bankruptcy estate's assets in the debtor bring an end to the bankruptcy court's jurisdiction. Not (necessarily) so, according to the Seventh …
Court Cites Objects of Invention in Claim ConstructionJD Supra (press release)
Pacing Technologies, LLC v. Garmin International, Inc. is one of those Federal Circuit decisions that may send patent practitioners running to their files to double-check the phrasing used in their patent applications. Not only did the court decide …and more »