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  • May 26, 2017

    'Place Of Business' To Be New Patent Venue Battleground

    Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision limiting where patent suits can be filed, attorneys foresee heated battles in court over what constitutes a company’s “place of business” for venue purposes, as patent owners aim to blunt the ruling’s impact and keep cases in their favored districts.

  • May 26, 2017

    UN Bribery Trial Tees Up Questions On FCPA, Corruption

    A trial set this coming week in a complex case against a Chinese businessman accused of bribing U.N. officials sets the stage for a judge to consider unique questions about the scope of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and other U.S. bribery laws.

  • May 26, 2017

    Google, DOL Fight Over Withheld Compensation Data

    Google and the U.S. Department of Labor duked it out Friday over whether the tech giant must hand over employee pay data related to the government’s look into Google’s equal opportunity program, with the DOL arguing in a California administrative hearing that Google isn’t “too big to comply” with its data requests.

  • May 26, 2017

    House GOP Tax Plan May Exact Foreign Toll On Offshore IP

    The House Republicans’ plan to exempt exports, but not imports, from taxation may encourage American businesses to bring their offshore operations and profits back home, but companies holding intellectual property overseas would risk severe tax penalties from foreign governments if they try it.

  • May 26, 2017

    NLRB Judge Knocks Verizon Wireless Over Handbook Rules

    A National Labor Relations Board judge on Thursday ordered several Verizon Wireless stores to strike certain employee handbook policies, including some the NLRB declared unlawful in a separate case in February and others that were not previously analyzed.

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