August 2011 Business Litigation Report

In This Issue:

Firm News:

Media and Technology Lawyer Carey Ramos Joins the Firm

Quinn Emanuel Conducts Mock Trial Program in Beijing

Quinn Emanuel Partner Brian Cannon Recognized as Top Biotech Litigator

Main Article:

Section 1782 Discovery in Aid of Foreign Proceedings: A Powerful But Much Disputed Tool in International Litigation

Practice Area Notes:

Insurance Litigation Update

EU Litigation Update

Media Update

Victories:

Second Circuit Severely Limits Reach of “Hot News” Misappropriation

Class Action Victory for Venture Capital Firm

Patent Victory for Wireless Router Manufacturers

Summary Judgment Victory for Genentech

Appellate Victory for American Express

Noted With Interest:

Supreme Court Tightens Requirements for State Courts to Exercise Jurisdiction Over Foreign Corporations

Please see full report below for more information.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Insurance Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, International Trade Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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