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Comptroller Curry Discusses OCC’s Higher Expectations for Large Banks and the Members of Their Boards; States Community Banks Will Only be Subject to Guidelines “in Extraordinary Circumstances”

On April 10, 2014, Comptroller of the Currency Thomas J. Curry presented remarks concerning risk management and related corporate governance issues before the American Bankers Association Risk Management Forum. Comptroller Curry…more

Federal Circuit to Review PTAB Post-Grant Review Proceedings in SAP v. Versata: PTAB Jurisdiction; Grounds on Which Invalidity May Be Asserted; and the Scope of Claim Construction

On September 16, 2012, post-grant proceedings became available as means to challenge patent validity pursuant to the America Invents Act. The post-grant proceedings take place before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“PTAB”), and…more