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The Flood Gates for Copyright Infringement Damages are Assumably Open—For Now

By Robert D. Michaux The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that for a copyright owner possessing a timely claim, there is no time-based limit for obtaining damages...

Timothy G. McCormick Elected Firm Partner

Timothy G. McCormick has been elected a partner of Christian & Barton. He focuses his practice on electricity, natural gas, water, telecommunications, cable television and other public...

Health Care Employer Alert: New FTC Rule May Impact Non-Competes

On April 23, 2024, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), consistent with its January 2023 proposed rule, voted 3-2 for a nationwide ban against non-compete clauses in employment...

Recent Notables 2024

Christian & Barton’s Michael W. Smith and W. David Harless were recognized in Chambers and Partners’ 2024 USA Guide for their litigation practices, an honor each has...

Substance Use Disorder Providers Now Must Align 42 CFR Part 2 SUD Records with HIPAA Standards

For nearly 40 years the confidentiality of patient records created by federally-assisted programs to diagnose or treat substance use disorders have been protected by federal law (42...

No Free For All: Fourth Circuit Rules in Favor of Photographers’ Rights

By Robert D. Michaux Federal judicial caseload statistics from U.S. courts indicate a decline in the number of appeals concerning intellectual property filed in and pending before...
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