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Mountain View, CA 94041, United States
Phone: 650-988-8500
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  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
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  • Science, Computers, & Tech
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100+ Attorneys

Ninth Circuit Confirms Willfulness is Required to Award Profits in Trademark Cases

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reaffirmed its commitment to the rule that willfulness is a prerequisite for disgorgement of a trademark infringer’s profits in Stone Creek v. Omnia Italian Design, Case No…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts, Intellectual Property

The Third Circuit Holds That A TCPA Violation Alone Is Sufficient To Establish Standing

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has held that allegations that a customer received a single, unauthorized prerecorded sales voice mail on her cell phone in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection, Privacy

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Final Rule on Arbitration Agreements

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau published its final rule regulating arbitration provisions in contracts between certain financial service providers in the core consumer financial markets of lending money, storing money…more
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The Ninth Circuit Writes the Script on Pleading and Proving Reverse Confusion Claims

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit clarified the requirements for pleading and establishing a trademark infringement claim under a “reverse confusion” theory in Marketquest Group v. BIC, Case No. 15-55755 (9th Cir…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

What Canadian Supreme Court's Landmark Decision Means for Tech Companies Big and Small

What should courts do when one country’s laws collide with a borderless Internet? Last week, the Supreme Court of Canada became the latest court to tackle the issue, upholding an order for Google to de-index globally from its…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

SEC Extends Key JOBS Act Benefit for All IPOs and Recently Public Companies

On June 29, 2017 the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission announced that it would permit all companies registering for an initial public offering to take advantage of the confidential review process that was previously…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Securities Law

Second Circuit Holds Consumers Cannot Revoke Consent Given as Consideration in Bilateral Contract in TCPA Case

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held that a consumer who agrees to be contacted via telephone call or text messages as bargained-for consideration in a bilateral contract cannot subsequently revoke his or her…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Communications & Media Law, Consumer Protection, Privacy

Class Action Defendants Win Home Court Advantage in Supreme Court Ruling on Specific Jurisdiction in Bristol-Myers Case

In a decisive 8-1 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a theory of specific jurisdiction that would allow a state court to assert specific jurisdiction over the claims of out-of-state plaintiffs whose claims were not directly…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Products Liability, Science, Computers, & Technology

Fenwick Privacy Bulletin - Summer 2017

In This Issue - Ransomware Advisory - The WannaCry ransomware attack that began on May 12 infected 230,000 computers in more than 150 countries within a few days. The scope of the attack was unprecedented—which is just one…more
 /  Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law, Privacy, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology

Supreme Court Declares First Amendment Interest in Access to Social Networks

The internet has become so essential to American public discourse that saying so is almost trite now. Members of Congress regularly use social media to engage with constituents. The President has turned Twitter into one of his…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Constitutional Law

Supreme Court Rocks the Trademark Office in “Slants” Case

After a streak of six patent decisions uniformly overruling the Federal Circuit, and for the first time all term, the Supreme Court finally handed the Federal Circuit a win this week. In its landmark ruling in Matal v. Tam…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Constitutional Law, Intellectual Property

Grand Jury Indicts Startup Founder Isaac Choi – Implications for Silicon Valley

On June 7, the U.S. Department of Justice arrested Isaac Choi, the founder and former chief executive of the Silicon Valley startup, WrkRiot, on wire fraud charges. A San Jose, California grand jury had indicted Choi under seal…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Criminal Law, Science, Computers, & Technology

CEO Pay Ratio Rule – Start Preparing Now - Little Likelihood of Repeal or Delay of the CEO Pay Ratio Rule

Despite many predictions that the CEO pay ratio rule would be repealed, or at least delayed, there is no indication that any such relief will be provided to reporting companies. It appears, at least for now, that the CEO pay…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Labor & Employment Law, Securities Law

Supreme Court Rejects Plaintiffs' Tactic for Appealing Class Certification Denials

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous 8-0 opinion in Microsoft Corp. v. Baker, reversing the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and holding that federal courts lack jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. § 1291 to hear the…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Products Liability, Science, Computers, & Technology

Examiner Citations of Smartgene, Cyberfone Drop After McRo Memo

After Alice, the USPTO's various guidance memoranda included references to non-precedential Federal Circuit decisions, particularly Smartgene, Cyberfone, and Planet Bingo, as examples of patent-ineligible subject matter. …more
 /  Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology
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