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NLJ Appellate Hot List

04/04/2010

The National Law Journal's annual Appellate Hot List denotes law firms that made singular contributions to appellate practice during the read more

Nobody's Perfect at the ABA TECHSHOW

04/04/2010

If last year's TECHSHOW had an undertone of trepidation, it was back to business this year, but not quite business read more

$2 Billion Lawsuit Over Rights to Comic Book Heroes Dismissed

04/04/2010

A federal judge has dismissed a $2 billion lawsuit against comic book icon Stan Lee and Marvel Entertainment alleging that a read more

IP Lawyer Suspended for Not Telling Clients of Design Patents' Meager Value

04/04/2010

In a rare ethics prosecution against an intellectual property lawyer, the New Jersey Supreme Court has ordered a three-year suspension read more

Texas Jury Awards $27 Million in Patent Case, but Willfulness Finding Could Triple Damages

04/04/2010

An Eastern District of Texas jury has awarded DataTreasury Corp. $27 million in damages against U.S. Bank and two other read more

North Face, South Butt Agree to Turn Other Cheek

04/04/2010

The North Face's trademark battle against The South Butt, a St. Louis-based parody clothing company, ended late Friday with the read more

Next Challenge to Gun Laws Headed to D.C. Circuit

04/04/2010

A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., will have the chance to examine the latest version of the District read more

Win for Wyeth in Hormone Therapy Case Upheld After Pa. High Court Denies Review

04/04/2010

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has declined to hear the first hormone replacement therapy tort case to reach the state's highest read more

D.C. Circuit Rejects 30-Year Computer Ban for Sex Offender

04/04/2010

A three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit on Friday struck down a 30-year ban on any computer use by read more

Houston Trial Lawyer's Death Investigated as Homicide

04/04/2010

Houston police are investigating the shooting death of lawyer Scott D. Lassetter, who was found in critical condition March 17 outside read more