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  • Blog: Biologics BlogFollowing Biosimilar Trial, Jury Awards Amgen $70 Million for Pfizer’s Pre-Approval Infringement of Now-Expired EPO PatentPosted on September 25, 2017 by
    In one of the first Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA) litigations to reach trial, a jury on Friday awarded Amgen $70 million in damages for Pfizer’s infringement of one of Amgen’s expired patents protecting Epogen®.  Notably, the damages relate to product that Pfizer is not yet approved to sell in the United States.  [...]
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  • Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogCNIL Updates Privacy Seals on Governance Procedures and Training Programs to Comply with GDPRPosted on September 25, 2017 by Hunton & Williams LLP
    On September 20, 2017, the French Data Protection Authority announced that it has updated two standards on privacy seals in order to take into account the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation.… Continue Reading
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  • Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Podcast Ep. 43 – Eynat Guez with Papaya GlobalPosted on September 15, 2017 by Admin
    We speak with Eynat Guez from Papaya Global, a SaaS platform that connects corporate clients with global suppliers through technology and automated processes, and eliminates the need for global MSP’s and aggregator. Papaya Global is headquartered in Tel Aviv. http:// www.papayaglobal.com/
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  • Blog: Real Estate Advisor Law BlogStreet Food Gone UpscalePosted on August 30, 2017 by Scott Kadish
    “Street Food” has generally referred to prepared food items ready for immediate consumption sold on the street or in a public space from a food cart, food truck or similar moveable station. The connotation was cheaper fast food. Today, “street food” is a unique, trendy selling point. There is Piada Italian Street Food that brands… Continue Reading
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  • Blog: HB BrieflyDisqualification: A Painful Reminder of the Pitfalls of Using Inadvertently Disclosed Attorney-Client Privileged InformationPosted on August 21, 2017 by Candice Shih
    In California, State Compensation Insurance Fund v. WPS, Inc. 70 Cal.App.4th 644 (1999), has served as the rule book for attorneys who obtain inadvertently disclosed and obvious attorney-client information on how to avoid certain disqualification from representation.  Under State Fund, regardless of how the attorney came into possession of the information, once it is concluded that … Continue reading Disqualification: A Painful Reminder of the Pitfalls of Using Inadvertently Disclosed Attorney-Client Privileged Information →
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  • Blog: Global Capital Markets LitigationRBS Settles RMBS Claims in FHFA SettlementPosted on July 25, 2017 by Meg Slachetka
    On July 12, 2017, the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (“FHFA”) announced an agreement to settle claims arising out of RBS’s sale of allegedly faulty residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”).  RBS will pay $5.5 billion to settle the claims. The FHFA, as conservator of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, filed...… Continue Reading
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