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PH: DOJ Settlement Approaching, Correspondence Reveals

Correspondence reviewed by Event Driven shows that the DOJ and Parker-Hannifin are moving closer to a settlement. The parties have exchanged…

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TWX/T: Judge Leon Schedules March 19 Hearing Date; Urges Parties to Extend April 22 Termination Date

Soon after taking the bench, Judge Richard Leon announced that he would set a trial for March 19, 2018 pointing out that he has other trial obligations…

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TWX/T, DOJ Battle on Timing of Trial; DOJ Seeks Trial Post-Deal Termination Date

The DOJ has submitted its own scheduling order to govern the TWX/T proceeding, proposing a May 7, 2018 trial…

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TWX/T: NBCU/Comcast Judge Selected to Preside Over TWX/T Case; Bush Appointee

Today, DC District Court Judge Richard Leon was selected to preside over the DOJ’s suit against AT&T and Time Warner…

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POWI/ON: PTAB Could Jeopardize $140M Jury Award to Power Integrations in Patent Battle with ON Semiconductors

A PTAB final written decision is expected by the end of this month on ON Semiconductor’s IPR petition of Power Integrations’ U.S. Patent…

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DoD-Commissioned Report Details Remedies to Fill CFIUS Gaps, Provides Roadmap of Foreign Investment Sensitivities

Event Driven has obtained a complete copy of a DoD report highlighting the need to strengthen the CFIUS process and other mechanisms…

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FIG/SFTBY: CFIUS Will Study IP-Based Lending Business, a High Tech Patent Portfolio, and Exposure to Aerospace Industry, Analysis Suggests

Fortress Investment Group has numerous investments that could trigger CFIUS review, including an intellectual property-based…

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NTLA/CRSP/EDIT: CRISPR Patent Showdown Could Dramatically Move Stock Prices in 2018

The Federal Circuit will likely rule in 2018 on Berkeley’s appeal of the US Patent Office’s interference decision in favor of the Broad Institute…

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TransDigm Contracts Will Hinge On DoD Process, While Political Pressure Likely To Subside

The TransDigm Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) contracts are under audit by the Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General’s office.…

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Cabela’s/Bass Pro: Synovus Not Engaged With NCRC on Community Benefits Plan

The National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) confirmed to Event Driven that they have not had a dialogue with Synovus Bank over…

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