Brann & Isaacson - Posts from July 2017

  • Law Court Affirms B&I Trial Court Victory

    Peter Brann and Michael Carey prevailed today in the Law Court, Maine’s highest court, on an appeal concerning a class action lawsuit challenging a probate judge’s scheduling decisions on constitutional grounds. Brann and Carey took over the defense just prior to trial and won despite findings by the trial judge that the probate judge knew the scheduling changes would cause or ...

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 9 readers -
  • George Isaacson Testifies Before House Judiciary Committee

    On July 25, 2017, Senior Partner George Isaacson gave testimony to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law of the House Judiciary Committee in Washington, DC. His subject was state regulatory overreach and its negative impact on American business and consumers. In his testimony, available here, Isaacson addressed the increasing problem of extra–terr ...

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 9 readers -
  • Skepticism from the Heartland

    Last week we reported on the initial efforts to apply the Supreme Court’s opinion in TC Heartland, with particular interest in what impact that case may end up having on the business of patent litigation in the Eastern District of Texas. As we noted, on first read, TC Heartland seemed to herald the end of the kind of forum–shopping that enabled the Eastern District of Texas to ...

    Stacy Stitham/ Brann & Isaacson- 11 readers -
  • Texas Welcomes TC Heartland

    What does the Supreme Court opinion in TC Heartland mean for the business of patent litigation in Texas—particularly the Eastern District of Texas? On first read, TC Heartland seemed to herald the end of the kind of forum–shopping that enabled the Eastern District of Texas to land 40% of all newly filed patent cases.

    David Swetnam Burland/ Brann & Isaacson- 12 readers -
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