Bracing for Wave of CrowdStrike Litigation: What Attorneys Need to Know

The tourism industry, along with the rest of the world, faced a major disruption on July 19 due to a system update by CrowdStrike,...

CAFC Invalidates Data Transmission Patent Claim, Remands Substitute Claims for Review

Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) made a decision in the case of ZyXEL Communications Corp. v. UNM Rainforest...

Dean Bao Joins Jones Day’s Financial Markets Practice in Sydney: Expertise and Experience in Financial Law

Dean Bao has recently joined Jones Day's Financial Markets Practice as of counsel in Sydney. With his expertise in financial law, he will be...

Central NY Judge Faces Removal for Influence on Police at Chaotic Party | Law.com

A New York judge is facing potential removal from her position after being accused of influencing police to arrest four young Black men at...

Maximize Your Earnings with $50K Referral Bonuses at a Leading BigLaw Firm

Law firms are known for offering referral bonuses to employees who refer associates to their firms for placement. Typically, these bonuses range from $20,000...

Navigating NIH Intramural Licensing Guidelines: A Critical Analysis

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently introduced a new policy regarding licensing inventions made by its scientists. This policy, titled “Promoting Equity in...

Moped-Riding Illegal Aliens Robbing Outdoor Diners in New York City

On a bustling evening in New York City, picture yourself enjoying a nice meal outdoors, basking in the warm summer air. You proudly display...

Digital Health Law Update: Key Insights and Trends for Spring 2024

Welcome to the latest update on digital health law trends and insights for Spring 2024. In this curated compilation, we provide you with key...

Smartmatic vs. Newsmax Lawsuit: Battle Over Election Defamation Witnesses | Law.com

Smartmatic and Newsmax are at odds in a Delaware defamation case, with both sides challenging expert witness testimony. The voting technology company Smartmatic, represented...

Navigating the Use of Generative AI Tools in Different Firms

Thanks to generative artificial intelligence, lawyers can save a lot of time and effort on their legal work. The AI legal software market is...

Beasley Allen Should Not Be Disqualified from Talc Leadership in Judge’s Ruling

A recent ruling by Judge John Porto of the Atlantic County Superior Court has denied Johnson & Johnson's request to disqualify Beasley Allen from...

Preparing for the New FTC Rule on Non-Compete Agreements: Tips for Compliance and Readiness.

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a final rule in April that will render existing non-compete agreements and clauses in agreements null and...

Maryland Governor Wes Moore Opposes Statewide Immigration Policy

Maryland Governor Wes Moore recently made headlines by opposing a statewide immigration policy. In a statement released on Friday, July 19th, Governor Moore stated...

Jones Day and its partners honored by India Business Law Journal

Jones Day, a global law firm with over 2,400 lawyers in 40 offices across five continents, has been recognized by the India Business Law...

UPC Issues First-Ever Patent Revocation; Meta AI Model Unreleased in EU; CAFC Dismisses PTAB Appeal

This week, the Unified Patent Court (UPC) made history by invalidating an Amgen patent for the cholesterol-lowering drug Repatha in all 17 member states...

Biden’s Border Crisis Impact on Heartland America: Springfield, Ohio Case Study

In Springfield, Ohio, residents are feeling the impact of the border crisis that has been exacerbated under President Biden's administration. The influx of illegal...

Recognizing Four Top Talents from Jones Day’s Paris Office

Jones Day's Paris office has recently received prestigious recognition, with partners Audrey Bontemps, Bénédicte Graulle, and Françoise Labrousse being named among the top lawyers...

California Approves Kaplan Bar Exam, Arizona Introduces Second Chance Program for Licensure

California and Arizona are making significant changes to their licensure protocols in response to budget issues and lawyer shortages, respectively. These changes could have...

Background Check Patent Claims Deemed Ineligible by Federal Circuit

The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a district court's decision that claims for a software system managing pre-employment background investigations were not eligible...

Ensuring Voting Integrity: Federal and Local Importance

In recent years, concerns about voter fraud and the integrity of elections have become more prominent in both federal and local levels of government....

Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre Updates Administered Arbitration Rules: Key Insights

The Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) has recently announced the release of its 2024 Administered Arbitration Rules, which aim to enhance the efficiency...

Balancing Act: Former Insurance Litigator’s Decades of Juggling Work, Family, and Cartooning

Philip Witte's journey from a high school doodler to a professional cartoonist while balancing a demanding legal career is a testament to his dedication...

Kirkland’s New Policy on Withholding Pay for Departing Partners Creates ‘Pain Point’ for Laterals

Kirkland & Ellis recently updated its policy regarding departing equity partners, allowing the firm to withhold accrued compensation upon their departure. Previously, the firm...

Servant Leadership Tips for IP and Legal Professionals: Boost Your Success

In the realm of intellectual property (IP) and legal professions, success can be achieved through servant leadership. This type of leadership focuses on the...

Title: DHS Extends Temporary Protected Status for Haitians, Impact on Immigration

The decision to extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Haitian nationals by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) comes at a critical time when...

Unlocking Opportunities: EU Gigabit Infrastructure Act and Telecom Sector Deregulation

The Gigabit Infrastructure Act (GIA) was recently approved by the European Parliament and Council, replacing Directive 2014/61/EU. This new regulation aims to promote the...

Medical Malpractice Case: Lawyers Reflect on Satan’s Court Appearance

In 1991, lawyers Zachary Bravos and Todd Smith found themselves embroiled in a bizarre medical malpractice case unlike any other they had encountered in...

Wayfair Lawsuit Against Construction Manager for Double Payments

Attorneys working for Wayfair, a major online home goods retailer based in Boston, have taken legal action against a construction management company called Loc...

USPTO Updates Eligibility Guidance to Accelerate AI Innovation: Avoiding Locking Up Technology

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently announced updated Subject Matter Eligibility Guidance, specifically focusing on emerging technologies like artificial intelligence (AI). This...

Landmark Ruling: UK Supreme Court on Downstream GHG Emissions

On June 20, 2024, the UK Supreme Court made a significant ruling in the case of R (on the application of Finch on behalf...