The Best Lawyers in America© 2017
Fox Swibel is pleased to announce that five of our partners across four practice areas were chosen to be part of the 23rd edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2017.
Our Managing Partner, Larry Swibel, currently serves as President of The Interlex Group, an international association of leading law firms that provides legal and business services in over 60 countries.
Be Our Guest – Fox Swibel Client Seminar on May 11
Neville Reid Appointed Commissioner to the Illinois Medical District
Corporate & Securities Group Expands With Three New Attorneys
“Having your day in court” is a well-known concept that suggests, absent exceptional circumstances such as a temporary restraining order, a court should not issue an injunction curtailing the activities of a company when that company has not had the opportunity to be heard.read more
Upending three decades of precedent, the Chicago-based U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit held on April 4 that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 covers discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. The landmark ruling is the first federal appellate court decision to extend Title VII’s ban on sex discrimination to sexual orientation.read more
Can a Patent be Both Abstract and Not-abstract: How Much Does the Factual Record Matter in Determining Questions of Patentable Subject Matter?
When a patent is challenged on subject matter eligibility grounds in an American Invents Act covered business method (CBM) review it is usually a good prediction that the subject patent is soon to be found invalid. However, two recent and related Patent Trial and...read more