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Workplace Issues: Second Circuit reverses summary judgment and allows plaintiff a jury trial on claim of national origin

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has reinstated an employment discrimination case, concluding that the jury may find the plaintiff was terminated from his position because of his national origin, which is Egyptian. The key evidence in this case is ...

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Environmental Law: U.S. EPA and Corps of Engineers propose new waters of the U.S. rule

As we have reported on previously in this column, on Feb. 28, 2017, President Donald Trump issued an Executive Order directing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Corps of Engineers to review and rescind the 2015 “waters of ...

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IP Frontiers: What’s on sale? The latest on the patent novelty requirement

On Jan. 22, 2019, the Supreme Court provided its decision in Helsinn Healthcare S.A. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.[1] Despite receiving little publicity outside the patent world, it nonetheless has implications for small businesses. The decision provided clarification to the ...

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