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2012-11-13 20:21:37

ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA has published BNA's Directory of State and Federal Courts, Judges, and Clerks, 2013 Edition, containing updated contact information for the nation's judges and clerks with extensive details on the structure of federal, state, and territorial courts. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120110/DC33627LOGO) The Directory includes: State courts, plus all federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S....

Google Copyright Case Delayed, For Now
2012-09-18 09:10:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A federal appeals court sided with Google on Monday when it ruled to delay a court challenge to the company´s plans to build a vast digital library. Judge Raymond J. Lohier Jr. of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan granted Google´s request to stay a lower court ruling while an appeals panel considers whether authors of the books should receive class status. The ruling further extends a copyright...

2012-08-19 22:23:45

EAGAN, Minn., Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite all the recent controversy surrounding U.S. Supreme Court decisions on health care, immigration and other issues, nearly two-thirds of Americans can't name even a single member of the Supreme Court. That's according to a new national survey by FindLaw.com (www.findlaw.com), the most popular legal information Web site. The survey found that only 34 percent of Americans can name any member of the nation's highest court. Chief Justice John...

2012-08-13 06:21:14

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO), a leading renewable chemicals and next-generation biofuels company, announced today that the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals granted Gevo's motion to stay a status quo order entered on July 6(th) by the U.S. District Court in Delaware. The status quo order had prohibited Gevo from selling bio-isobutanol to the automotive fuels market pending Butamax(TM) Advanced Biofuels, LLC's (Butamax) appeal of the District Court's...

2012-08-02 06:21:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will continue to pursue its claims for significant damages resulting from theft of trade secrets and misappropriation of intellectual property by Indigo Systems Corporation and FLIR Systems, Inc., following a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit that reversed an August 2009 decision by a federal district court in Texas. The unanimous decision by the three-judge appellate court panel overturned...

2012-07-31 06:31:16

TORONTO, July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - 01 Communique (TSX:ONE) today received the Order from the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in respect of the Company's appeal in its patent litigation against LogMeIn Inc. remanding the case back to the district court for trial. The Order sided with 01 Communique and provides a claim construction in accord with the construction offered by 01 Communique. Stating in the Order that the district court's ruling was based on an...

2012-06-26 10:22:49

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council (FRC) and 13 Members of Congress submitted a brief of amicus curiae in the case Atheists of Florida v. City of Lakeland at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. The brief argues that the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals should throw out the case because it lacks jurisdiction to take it. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) The case involves a Lakeland city commission meeting. Atheists...

2012-03-05 07:00:00

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VSP Global(SM) today announced that on March 1, 2012, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed the prior ruling of the California Federal Court which dismissed Aspex Eyewear's lawsuit against VSP® Vision Care. With the case now dismissed, this ruling reaffirms the right of VSP to refuse to conduct business with companies who sue them, and in this case, Aspex Eyewear. Specifically, the Ninth Circuit...

2012-02-15 17:33:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a long delay on the confirmation of Judge Adalberto Jordan, the United States Senate voted on Wednesday to confirm him to the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals by an overwhelming 94-5 vote. Judge Jordan received strong bipartisan support throughout his nomination, and he will fill a judicial emergency vacancy. He will be the first Cuban-American judge on the 11th Circuit. "The HNBA commends the U.S. Senate for fulfilling its duty to...

2012-01-26 13:49:00

Judge Kaplan Ordered To Dismiss Chevron Case Against Ecuador NEW YORK, Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. representatives for the Ecuadorians, who recently won an $18 billion judgment in Ecuador against Chevron for massive contamination, issued the following statements today about the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals opinion, dismissing a lower court ruling that sought to prevent enforcement of the Ecuador judgment. Karen Hinton, U.S. spokesperson for the...