WilmerHale

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60 State St.
Boston, MA 02109, United States
Phone: 617-526-6000
Fax: 617-526-5000
Areas of Practice
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Criminal Law
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
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Other U.S. Locations
  • California
  • Colorado
  • D.C.
  • Massachusetts
  • New York
  • Ohio
Other Countries
  • Belgium
  • China
  • Germany
  • United Kingdom
Number of Attorneys
800+ Attorneys

Remands From the Federal Circuit Back to the Patent Trial and Appeal Board: Are They a “Redo” or Something More Limited?

The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Federal Circuit), the reviewing court for the decisions issued by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (Board), has handled over 1,000 appeals from the Board on patent trials authorized…more
 /  Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

In Case You Missed It: Launch Links - November, 2017 #2

Some interesting links we found across the web this week: One Angel Investor On Choosing Companies, Managing Risk And Supporting Women - Loretta McCarthy banks on women with her investment strategy…more
 /  Business Organizations, Science, Computers, & Technology, Securities Law, Taxation

The US Revises Commercial and Travel Sanctions Against Cuba

On November 9, 2017, the US Departments of the Treasury and Commerce implemented President Trump's June 2017 National Security Presidential Memorandum (NSPM) that was designed to tighten restrictions on individual travel to Cuba…more
 /  Elections & Politics, International Law & Trade

The Article 29 Working Party Releases Draft Guidelines on the Application and Setting of Administrative Fines

One of the key components of the General Data Protection Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2016/679) (“GDPR”) is its stronger enforcement mechanisms. Administrative fines are one of the most powerful parts of the enforcement toolbox…more
 /  Administrative Law, Privacy, International Law & Trade

The failure to prevent tax evasion

The Criminal Finances Act 2017 (“the Act”)1 came into force on 30 September 2017. The Act contains a patchwork of new powers, and amendments to existing legislation, largely directed at combatting money laundering and terrorist…more
 /  Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

In Case You Missed It: Launch Links - November, 2017

Some interesting links we found across the web this week: How to Be the Startup VCs Want to Invest In - While most founders know that a venture capital firm’s decision to invest in a startup is strategic and based on…more
 /  Business Organizations, Finance & Banking, Securities Law

Key Takeaways From WilmerHale's Recent Women in Energy and Infrastructure Conference

On November 2, WilmerHale held its inaugural Women in Energy and Infrastructure–Powering the Future conference in Washington DC. The event and pre-conference dinner drew more than 100 attendees and provided a forum for women…more
 /  Energy & Utilities, International Law & Trade

Real Parties-in-Interest Discovery In Post-Grant Proceedings

The America Invents Act of 2011 requires petitioners in post-grant proceedings—including in all inter partes reviews (IPRs) and covered business method (CBM) reviews—to identify each ‘‘real party-in-interest’’ (i.e., ‘‘the party…more
 /  Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

A better view of “A Better View”: What Steward’s speech tells us about the future of FCA investigations

In a speech delivered earlier this year to the AFME European Compliance and Legal Conference1, Mark Steward, Director of Enforcement and Market Oversight for the UK Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”), addressed the agency’s…more
 /  Administrative Law, Business Organizations

Increasing Role of Objective Indicia of Nonobviousness in AIA Proceedings

During inter partes review (IPR) proceedings, a patent owner facing a challenge to a patent’s claims on the basis of obviousness may seek to counter this challenge by presenting evidence of objective indicia of nonobviousness,…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Argentina’s Arbitration Legal Reform: Steps in the Right Direction?

Argentina is arguably one of the countries with the most untapped economic potential worldwide. Argentina’s government, led by President Mauricio Macri, is trying to change that. Together with undertaking economic and political…more
 /  Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts

Competition Impact Review to Be Required for All New Chinese Regulations

China's three Anti-Monopoly Law enforcement agencies—the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Commerce and the State Administration for Industry and Commerce—together with the Ministry of Finance and the…more
 /  Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Commercial Law & Contracts

FERC Proposes Updates to Critical Infrastructure Protection Standards for Cybersecurity of Low Impact Bulk Electric System Operators

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on October 26, suggesting updates to the Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Reliability Standard governing cybersecurity…more
 /  Energy & Utilities, Science, Computers, & Technology

Preparing for Your First Pitch to Investors

Our recent QuickLaunch University webinar on seed fundraising addressed the issue of preparation and what information a team should have at the ready before meeting with seed investors. Jere Doyle, Managing Director of Sigma…more
 /  Business Organizations, Securities Law

SEC Approves Enhanced Auditor Reporting Model

On October 23, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s revised auditing standard, AS 3101, governing the contents and form of the audit report. As noted by SEC…more
 /  Business Organizations, Securities Law
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