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Published Account of WLF's October 2013 Supreme Court Term Roundup Published by Metropolitan Corporate Counsel 

Metropolitan Corporate Counsel magazine has prepared an account of Washington Legal Foundation's June 25 media briefing on the U.S. Supreme Court's October 2013 Term.  The account features the transcribed analysis our three speakers provided on High Court cases in such key areas as intellectual property, civil litigation, and administrative agency regulation.  The article is available here.

Al Bahlul v. United States
On July 14, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit voted 6-1 to uphold the Government’s right bring al Qaeda leaders to trial before military tribunals for having conspired to murder American citizens during the...
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Yates v. United States
On July 7, 2014, WLF asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the conviction, under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, of a commercial fisherman who allegedly directed his crew to throw undersized fish back into the sea after receiving a regulatory citation....
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ONEOK, Inc. v. Lear Jet, Inc.
On July 1, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review an appeals court decision that exposes natural gas companies to massive state regulation—in the form of state antitrust liability—for conduct that is the exclusive province of a comprehensive...
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Ross v. FTC
On June 30, 2014, WLF filed a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court, urging it to review (and ultimately overturn) an appeals court decision that authorizes the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to file lawsuits seeking restitution from businesses alleged to...
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New York Statewide Coalition of Hispanic Chambers of Commerce v. New York City Dep’t of Health and Mental Hygiene
On June 26, 2014, the New York State Court of Appeals struck down a controversial effort by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Board of Health to ban all large sugary beverages—those containing more than 25 calories per 8...
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CTS Corp. v. Waldburger: How Will Judges and State Lawmakers Respond to High Court’s Statute of Repose Ruling?
By Daniel M. Steinway, a partner in the Environmental Department at the law firm of Baker Botts LLP in Washington, D.C.
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Is Delaware High Court Ruling an Ace for Merging Companies Served with Shareholder Suits?
By Greg Brower, a partner in the Reno, Nevada office of the law firm Snell & Wilmer LLP, and Casey Perkins, an associate in the firm’s Las Vegas office.
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Melvin S. Drozen, Partner, Keller and Heckman LLP
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