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Applying Alice

Whether you pay close attention to the world of patent litigation or get your IP news from this blog along, you’ve no doubt heard of… 241 more words

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Bailout Takings Cases

One might assume that “takings” would be a remote issue when it comes to the federal bailout of the automobile and financial services industries during the economic crisis of a few years ago.  684 more words

US caselaw review: 6 notable cases from SCOTUS and CAFC in June 2014

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) and the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) have had a busy month as far as intellectual property cases are concerned. 943 more words


Business + pleasure at the Grove Park Inn, including the spa and the Blue Ridge Parkway

On Friday Sally and I took Clara from Raleigh to Asheville for a business + pleasure trip. I’d been invited to speak at the Federal Circuit’s Bench and Bar conference, which was being held at the famous Grove Park Inn, and after that ended we thought we’d do a little hiking near the Blue Ridge Parkway and get a treatment at the spa. 824 more words


Judge Rader to Retire From the Federal Circuit

In a rather bizarre series of events, Randall Rader has gone from chief judge of the Federal Circuit to former judge of the Federal Circuit in just a few weeks. 633 more words

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