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More Metaverse, Less Workers: Exploring Meta’s Recent Layoffs and its Relentless Investments in the Metaverse

A wave of layoffs has swept across the U.S. tech sector in 2022 and is expected to continue into 2023. Tech giants such as Amazon, Meta and Twitter are the latest companies to ride the layoff wave....more

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CFPB Publishes Bulletin Analyzing Rise in Crypto-Asset Complaints

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On November 10, 2022, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a bulletin analyzing consumer complaints submitted to the CFPB over the past four years related to crypto-assets and platforms. According to the CFPB,...more

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Juno Therapeutics Requests That the Supreme Court Wait to Make a Decision on Its Written Description Question Until Amgen’s...

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Juno Therapeutics (Juno) has filed a Petition for Rehearing with the Supreme Court, requesting that the Court vacate its previous order denying Juno’s petition for certiorari and hold the case in abeyance pending the...more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Data breach class actions: SDNY finds standing based on sketchy injury-in-fact allegations

Takeaway: Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Clapper v. Amnesty Int’l USA, 568 U.S. 398, 416 (2013), that plaintiffs “cannot manufacture standing merely by inflicting harm on themselves based on . . . hypothetical...more

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XR Report - Rise of WEB3 Technologies to Accelerate XR

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When we published our first XR survey report in 2016, major media outlets were still skeptical about whether XR, or Extended Reality, would live up to the hype, and industry respondents cited a lack of compelling content,...more

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Health Care Triage: The Information Blocking Rule's "Glide Path" - Compliance with the Information Blocking Rule After the...

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In this episode, Gina Bertolini and Stephen Page discuss the most recent Information Blocking Rule compliance deadline. Using a recent letter from several health care providers and other stakeholders to the Office of the...more

Hogan Lovells

For the Italian Supreme Court, cryptocurrencies are financial products

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With the sentence No. 44378 of 22 November 2022, the Supreme Court ruled for the equivalence between cryptocurrencies and financial products....more

Hogan Lovells

First patch to the privacy laws in Australia: increased penalties for global companies

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Increased penalties and wider application of the scope of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) come into effect shortly, with the Privacy Legislation Amendment (Enforcement and Other Measures) Bill 2022 (Bill) now...more

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

FDA Approves Lantus® Interchangeable Biosimilar

On November 18th, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its approval of Eli Lilly's Rezvoglar (insulin glargine-aglr) product as an interchangeable biosimilar to Sanofi's Lantus (insulin glargine).  Both the...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Tris Pharma, Inc. V. Teva Pharms. Usa, Inc., Quillichew Er® (Methylphenidate)

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Case Name: Tris Pharma, Inc. v. Teva Pharms. USA, Inc., Civ. No. 20-5212 (KM)(ESK) (D.N.J. Aug. 16, 2022) (McNulty, J.)  Drug Product and Patent(s)-in-Suit: QuilliChew ER® (methylphenidate); U.S. Patents Nos. 9,545,399 (“the...more

Hogan Lovells

Back on the agenda: UK’s digital market reforms to come into force by October 2023

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The UK’s Digital Markets Unit is now expected to be put on a statutory footing and granted new wide-ranging powers to regulate anti-competitive behaviour by May 2023, with its powers coming into force by October 2023....more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

ICO Issues Updated Guidance on International Data Transfers

On 17 November 2022, the Information Commissioner's Office (“ICO”) announced that it has updated its guidance on international data transfers. In its announcement, the ICO outlined its intention to “clarify an alternative...more

Holland & Knight LLP

"For Use Under" Patent Marking: When a Claim Only Partially Covers the Product

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The Patent Act requires patentees to mark their products with the numbers of any patents that cover that product. Put differently, if you produce a product that would infringe one of your patents, you must mark that product...more

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U.S.-China Relationship: Assessing the Risk of Marketing Electronics Made Outside the United States

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Just weeks after President Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping met face-to-face to restore dialogue between the two countries, the Federal Communications Commission adopted new rules that could limit national security threats...more

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Contractor Challenges VA Interpretation of TAA and FAR

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In February 2020, Acetris Health, LLC, a generic pharmaceutical distributor, challenged the VA’s interpretation of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979 (TAA) and the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) in the United States Court...more

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How the Supreme Court’s Clarification of Enablement in Amgen May Affect the Future of Patent Law

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On November 4, the U.S. Supreme Court granted Amgen’s petition to review the “enablement requirement” of Section 112 of the Patent Act. See generally Amgen Inc., v. Sanofi, No. 21-757 (U.S. 2022). The Court’s decision will...more

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Ankura CTIX FLASH Update - November 2022 - 3

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Phishing Campaigns Identified Targeting Middle Eastern Countries Prior to World Cup - Trellix researchers have identified an increase in email-based phishing attacks targeting the Middle East during the lead up to the...more

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Key Takeaways from the HLTH 2022 Conference

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With over 10,000 people in attendance, HLTH 2022 was inspiring and covered a wide range of subjects from health equity to the future of the digital health investment environment. Some sessions were laser-focused on current...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

IRS’s Crypto John Doe Summons Expanded While Harper Fights Back

Since at least 2016 the IRS has been ferreting out taxpayers who failed to report their taxable gains from cryptocurrency transactions by issuing John Doe summonses to crypto exchanges and dealers. A John Doe summons enables...more

Troutman Pepper

The Do's and Dont's of Cybersecurity Forensic Investigations

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According to the Verizon Wireless 2022 Data Breach Investigations Report, there are four prominent paths that threat actors use to gain unauthorized access into an organization’s network... Originally published in Law360 on...more

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Patent Protection for Entertainment Software Inventions

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Innovators seeking patent protection for entertainment software inventions should be aware that all software inventions face patent-eligibility issues. Nevertheless, patent practitioners who are experienced in the art of...more

Morgan Lewis - Tech & Sourcing

Governments Worldwide Accelerate Cloud Adoption

Although data security concerns may have held back early adoption, the COVID-19 pandemic accelerated cloud usage and digital transformation within public service organizations in many countries around the world. In a recent...more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

L’application du Règlement P2B et du DSA aux relations entre intermédiaires et utilisateurs professionnels

Ce qui change : le Digital Services Act (Règlement (UE) 2022/2065, « DSA ») est entré en vigueur le 16 novembre 2022 et sera applicable à compter du 17 Février 2024. Le champ d’application de cette règlementation est...more

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP

Pharmacyclics LLC v. Alvogen, Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2022)

On November 15th, the Federal Circuit handed down its opinion affirming all aspects of the District Court's decision in Pharmacyclics LLC v. Alvogen, Inc.  The case illustrates once more the importance of the substantial...more

Morgan Lewis - All Things FinReg

Beware Congressional Oversight in FTX/Alameda Investigations

The House of Representatives and the Senate took the first steps in response to the collapse of FTX this week. The Senate Agriculture Committee has announced a hearing at which the chair of the Commodity Futures Trading...more

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