Among the results that landed while the Lit Daily was out, Sullivan & Cromwell got a big win for Bayer on talc liabilities and Baker Botts brought home a $210 million trade secrets verdict for Computer Sciences Corp.
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A Baker Botts team negotiated a deal that led to the release of a Smithsonian Folkways Recordings album featuring tracks from extensive archives of folklorist Robert "Mack" McCormick of Houston.
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"Most of the former TransAmerica/MSI employees who are now employed by TCS had been administering and processing policies at TransAmerica / MSI using CSC software systems," the CSC complaint alleged.
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Obviousness is one of the most challenging and amorphous issues in U.S. patent law, and one that all practitioners—litigators and patent prosecutors alike—inevitably confront on a regular basis. Federal Circuit decisions analyzing the issue of obviousness can be complex and, sometimes, seemingly subjective.
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State of Georgia v. Sistersong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective et al.
Publication Date: November 20, 2023Industries:TaxPractice Area:Court: Georgia Supreme CourtJudge: Justice ColvinAttorneys:For plaintiff: Ross Warren Bergethon, Christopher M. Carr, Stephen John Petrany, (Department of Law), Atlanta, for appellant.For defendant: Tiana Scogin Mykkeltvedt Michael Brian Terry, Jane D. Vincent, Laurie Ann Taylor, Amber Danielle Greenaway, (Bondurant Mixson & Elmore, LLP), Atlanta, Julia Blackburn Stone, Sarah Brewerton-Palmer, Katherine Wheeler Gamsey, (Caplan Cobb LLC), Atlanta, Cory H. Isaacson, Nneka Ewulonu, (ACLU of Georgia), Atlanta, Julia Kaye, Brigitte Amiri Rebecca Chan, Johanna Zacarias, (American Civil Liberties Union Foundation, Inc.), New York, Kyla Eastling, (Planned Parenthood Federation of America), New York, Jiaman Alice Wang, Cici Coquillette, (Center for Reproductive Rights), New York, for appellee; Thomas M. Fisher, Theodore E. Rokita, James A. Barta, (Office of the Attorney General), Indianapolis, for Neutral Amicus; Jennifer Nava Ide, Atlanta, Rebecca Lunceford Kolb, Katherine L. D’Ambrosio, Jennifer Virostko, (Councill, Gunneman & Chally, LLC), Atlanta, for Amicus Appellee.Case number: S23A0421