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D.C. Gas Stations in Perpetuity, Beware John C. Formant

By: Brendan Glynn In 2018, John Formant, a real estate developer, brought suit against Washington, D.C. claiming…

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Clash of the Agencies: Tensions Surrounding the Activision Blizzard Proposed Settlement

By: Olivia Hines Following widely-reported allegations of sexual harassment and gender-based discrimination at video game company Activision…

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Cross-Agency Collaboration: How the FDA and USPTO Can Fight Prescription Drug Pricing Abuse

By: Gabriela Dueñas Congress, the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”), and the United States Department of Health…

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A Spicy Trademark Dispute: The ‘Greek Freak’ Pushes the Envelope with Proving Trademark Infringement in a Series of IP Cases

By: Isha Biswas Famous NBA player Giannis Antetokounmpo, affectionately named “The Greek Freak” by his loyal fans,…

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Regulating the World’s “Art Prisons”: Examining the Sinister Side of Freeports

By: Caroline Christner Last month, the former “freeport king” Yves Bouvier declared a “complete victory” in the…

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Godiva Consumers Propose a Sweet Settlement

By: Derek Siegal Belgium is widely known for its outstanding chocolate production.[1] Godiva, founded in Brussels, Belgium…

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Calculating the Dumping Margin: Tough Luck for U.S. Silicon Metal?

By: Poppy Doolan The domestic silicon metal industry has long been at a disadvantage from foreign producers…

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Eichel’s Body, Buffalo’s Choice

By: Alex Dourian On March 7, 2021, Buffalo Sabres star forward Jack Eichel suffered a herniated disc…

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Is the Corporate Forum Shopping Spree Coming to an End?

By: Parker Reynolds In June, Representatives Ken Buck (CO-04) and Zoe Lofgren (CA-19) introduced a bipartisan bill…

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Let the Games Begin . . . Or Not

By: Aya Abdellatif The investment world has seen unprecedented popularity lately with Robinhood and other apps aimed…

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