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123 results for unclean hands when seeking discovery sanctions

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  • Defending against suits brought by illegal aliens.

    ... injured in a fire when combustible materials ... illegal aliens seeking compensation for lost ... concluded the unclean hands doctrine barred ... entitled to discovery on plaintiff's ...'s counsel to sanctions or result in violations ...

  • Sinclair v. Mobile 360, Incorporated, 030311 FED4, 09-1188

    ...After discovery proceedings, two ... in the record when awarding summary ... or declarations seeking to explain the evidence. ... a litigant with unclean hands is generally the ... suggested that sanctions may be appropriate for a ...

  • Qualcomm Inc. v. Broadcom Corp., 120108 FEDFED, 2007-1545

    ...discovery, motions practice, ... and possible sanctions. The magistrate judge ... disclosure only when a technical proposal is ... in the world seeking to produce an ... doctrine of unclean hands, whereby a court ...

  • Motorola Credit Corp v. Uzan, 102104 FED2, 03-7792

    ... its discretion when it denied their motion ... contempt sanctions. First, it provided ... nonsignatory is seeking to resolve in ... left them with unclean hands. See id. ... after discovery and a settlement ...

  • Current Decisions.

    ...Discovery Doesn't Include Order ...When relevant to establishing ... a program of sanctions against Burma and for a ... the doctrine of unclean hands and were denied ... malpractice, seeking a variety of damages, ...

  • California Employment Law Notes - September 2011

    ... evidence and unclean hands doctrines. ... [her] integrity." When Rogers returned to work, ... interrogatories seeking identities and ... entry of sanctions in employer's favor). ... litigation, discovery disputes arose, and the ...

  • IP Update, Vol. 15, No. 12, December 2012

    In This Issue: Patents - ..Federal Circuit Rules It’s Own Standards Apply When Considering Preliminary Injunctions ..Preliminary Testing of Medical Devices in Animals Enables Their Use in Humans ..Rare Finding of Non-Obviousness Based Solely on Secondary Considerations ..Section 256

    ... Own Standards Apply When Considering Preliminary ... injunction, seeking to enjoin Balboa from ... held that the discovery rules barring testimony ...-defense of unclean hands, which, if proven, ... impose Rule 11 sanctions on Radin or her counsel ...

  • California Employment Law Notes -- September 2011

    IN THIS ISSUE: - Employee Who Provided False SSN and Other Information Was Barred from Suing for Disability Discrimination - Salas v. Sierra Chem. Co., 198 Cal. App. 4th 29 (2011) - Employer Did Not Violate CFRA by Transferring Employee upon Her Return from 19-Week Stress Leave - Rogers v. County of...

    ... evidence and unclean hands doctrines. . ... [her] integrity." When Rogers returned to work, ... interrogatories seeking identities and ... entry of sanctions in employer's favor). . ... litigation, discovery disputes arose, and the ...

  • IP Update, Vol. 15, No. 12, December 2012

    ... Own Standards Apply When Considering Preliminary ... injunction, seeking to enjoin Balboa from ... held that the discovery rules barring testimony ...-defense of unclean hands, which, if proven, ... impose Rule 11 sanctions on Radin or her counsel ...

  • Ceglia v Facebook - Answer and Affirmative Defenses

    Facebook Inc.'s May 26, 2011 answer to Paul Ceglia in Ceglia v Facebook, in which the company responds: "This lawsuit is a brazen and outrageous fraud on the Court. Plaintiff is an inveterate scam artist whose misconduct extends across decades and borders. His latest and most farreaching fraud is the Amended Complaint filed in this action, which is based upon a doctored contract and...

  • Business Litigation Report -- May 2012

    In this Issue: *Firm Awards: Managing IP Honors Charles Verhoeven as IP Practitioner of the Year; Ivan Marisin Receives Top Ranking in Russia; and Eric Winston Named “Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer” for 2012 by Turnarounds & Workouts. *Main article: After the Fallout: Recent Trends in Residential...

  • The resurgence of the marital rape exemption: the victimization of teens by their statutory rapists.

    ... comfortable when contemplating whether to .... 1. At the Hands of Judges and Social ... policy sanctions the abandonment of young ... the girl is now unclean or blemished and no ...(describing the discovery that Social Service ... number of teens seeking abortions when ...

  • Environmental crimes.

    ... criminal sanctions should be based ... regulations.(42) When deciding whether to ... civil discovery for use in criminal ...Mich. 1989) ("hands-on" activities such as ... defenses of unclean hands, estoppel, and ... by civil action seeking injunctive relief and ...

  • Intellectual property crimes.

    ... of civil sanctions alone is insufficient to ... first applies only when the theft is carried out ... include laches, unclean hands, fraud in ... liability claims seeking damages for the removal ... to Adopt Discovery Rules in Art Replevin ...

  • Getting The Deal Through - Trademarks 2016: United States

    1. Ownership of marks - Who may apply? An application may be filed by any person or legal entity that uses or intends to use a mark in connection with goods sold or distributed, or services transacted, in United States commerce. The owner of the mark shall be deemed to have used the mark in United States commerce if it has affixed the mark to the goods...

  • Privately legislated intellectual property rights: reconciling freedom of contract with public good uses of information.

    ... technologies, when combined with ... No third parties seeking entry to the ... invention or discovery. What is going on here ... it acted with "unclean hands"); Practice ... uses and sanctions reverse engineering of ...

  • Annual Report On EEOC Developments: Fiscal Year 2014

    In This Issue: - INTRODUCTION ..I. LOOKING BACK AT FY 2014: A REVIEW OF EEOC SUCCESSES AND FAILURES, AND SIGNIFICANT CASES AND DEVELOPMENTS TO WATCH FOR IN FY 2015 ..A. Key Statistics ..B. Scope of EEOC Investigations ..C. Conciliation Obligations &

  • Passion's progress: modern law reform and the provocation defense.

    ... loved ones at the hands of those with whom they ... are less culpable when they lose ... essentially "unclean hands" to claim the ... of conduct; discovery of one's lover in an act ... (i.e., really seeking to guide conduct)."(331) ... to legal sanctions is a guide; it is not ...

  • Securities fraud.

    ... negotiations.(27) When a merger agreement ... period after discovery of the violations with a ... Trading Sanctions Act of 1984 ("ITSA")(49) ...,(291) and unclean hands(292) are also ..., and individuals seeking to become associated ...

  • Business Litigation Report - September 2016

    Second Circuit Rejects Massive Class Action Settlement and Affirms Importance of Adequate Representation and Due Process Rights for Absent Class Members - The Second Circuit Court of Appeals recently considered whether the largest negotiated cash settlement in a class action antitrust case satisfied the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and constitutional due process concerns...

  • Intellectual Property Law Year in Review - March 2019

    In the continuously evolving world of intellectual property law, 2018 was another milestone year. The US Supreme Court and Federal Circuit continued to define key aspects of intellectual property (IP) law including: • Clarifying that the 35 USC § 102(a)(1) on-sale bar does in fact apply to confidential or “secret” sales under the America Invents Act • Awarding patent owners...

  • 2017 Supreme Court and Precedential Patent Cases From the Federal Circuit, With Some Significant Cases from 2016

    Arbitration - Waymo v. Uber Technologies, 870 F.3d 1342 (Fed. Cir. 2017) - Waymo sued Uber and others for trade secret misappropriation and patent infringement. Uber contends that Waymo should be compelled to arbitrate the matter because of an arbitration agreement between Waymo and its former employee/inventor/intervenor Levandowski. The panel affirms the district court...

  • Insider Trading Annual Review - 2013

    Looking Back - 2013 witnessed several long-anticipated developments in the world of insider trading, punctuating another year of aggressive enforcement in the United States and abroad. After years of pursuit, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) indicted SAC Capital Advisors LP, ultimately leading to the hedge fund agreeing to plead guilty to insider trading violations and to...

  • Doing Business in the United States

    In This Book: - Choice Of A Business Entity - Introduction To Federal Securities Laws - From Let’s Go Shopping To Closing: M&A Process In The United States - Employment Considerations - Equity Incentives For U.S. Employee - United States Immigration Law

  • Doing Business in the U.S.

    In This Issue: - Preface - Chapter 1 Choice Of A Business Entity - Chapter 2 Introduction To Federal Securities Laws - Chapter 3 From Let’S Go Shopping To Closing: U.S. M&A Process - Chapter 4 Employment Considerations - Chapter 5 Equity Incentives For U.S. Employees - Chapter 6 U.S. Immigration...