Edwin J. Richards

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Ed.Richards@kutakrock.com
June 9, 2017

A recent Supreme Court decision limits how patent holders may restrict the use of their patented products after there has been an authorized sale.

Client Alert
June 9, 2017

On May 22, 2017 the Supreme Court unanimously and unambiguously rejected VE Holding’s standard and held that the patent venue statute exclusively controls where venue lies for purposes of patent infringement litigation.

Client Alert
March 5, 2013

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), enacted in 2010, mandates that Medicare/Medicaid-certified nursing facilities and skilled nursing facilities have an effective compliance plan in place by March 23, 2013. ACA states that “[by March 23, 2013], a facility shall … have in operation a compliance and ethics program that is effective in preventing and detecting criminal, civil, and administrative violations … and in promoting quality of care.” Nursing facilities are the first health care providers required to enact a mandatory compliance plan. For more information, read the client alert in its entirety.

Client Alert
January 27, 2012