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Lawyer Actions Support ‘Inequitable Conduct’ Claim (access required)

In this patent litigation, defendant company’s counterclaim and defense of inequitable conduct – the “atomic bomb” of patent law – survive motions to dis­miss, based on defendant’s allegations about misrepresentations by plaintiff’s lawyer in seeking an expedited change to language ...

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Carrier balks at covering funeral home fire (access required)


A commercial insurance carrier got a green light in its suit con­testing coverage for damages arising from a fire at a Castlewood funeral home in October 2014. The funeral home asked an Abingdon federal court to dismiss Harleysville Insurance Company’s ...

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