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Trade & Manufacturing - News of Note - February 2017

by King & Spalding on

Commerce Extends Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis System - On January 5, the Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced the extension of the Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis (SIMA) system until March 21, 2022....more

Top 12 EU Legal Developments to Watch in 2017

Sheppard Mullin’s EU team has created a list of major legal shifts that await General Counsel and Compliance Officers in the areas of competition, EU regulatory and trade in 2017. These challenges may have an impact on your...more

Basics of the BPCIA

The FDA broadly defines biologics as medical products derived from living sources (human, animal, plant, or microorganism) intended to treat or prevent diseases. Biologics thus include such varied vehicles of medical...more

The Note 7 – Taking Samsung Down in Flames?

by Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A. on

I own a Samsung phone. Thankfully not a Note 7. My prior phone was a Samsung as well. Will my next one be a Samsung?...more

Recent Developments in Massachusetts Health Policy

by Mintz Levin - ML Strategies on

Building on the momentum of early October hearings on the state’s growing health care expenditures, the Health Policy Commission (HPC), the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing, Governor Charlie Baker, and others spent...more

The FTC's First Loss in Nearly Half a Decade, Illuminating the Difficulties of Prediction and the Merits of Litigating It

by Proskauer Rose LLP on

"Prophesy is a good line of business, but it is full of risks." Mark Twain could have been speaking about the FTC's recent challenge to a merger between the second- and third-largest sterilization companies in the world,...more

Patent box concept emerges on the tax reform agenda for US Congress

by DLA Piper on

Key tax writers in Congress are indicating that once Congress disposes of pending trade legislation, they will turn to their top legislative priority: reaching a consensus on international and business reform by the end of...more

Strategic Considerations in Litigating Design-Arounds - Vol. 20, No. 6

by Morrison & Foerster LLP on

Design-arounds are a well-recognized pathway for the public to benefit from the patent system. “One of the benefits of a patent system is its so-called ‘negative incentive’ to ‘design around’ a competitor’s products, even...more

Energy Innovation: Monopoly vs. Competition

by Varnum LLP on

When does a monopoly hinder innovation? I would assert the answer is “always.” The American free enterprise system thrives on competition. The search for a better mousetrap has long been touted as the driver of innovation....more

Are the Regulators Coming after the Patent Trolls?

by BakerHostetler on

The Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice recently held a workshop to discuss the effects of patent assertion entities (PAEs) on innovation and competition....more

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