In Victory for NCLA, Supreme Court Unanimously Rejects “Issue Exhaustion” Requirement before ALJ
April 22, 2021 15:16 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., April 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held that the lower courts erred in imposing an issue-exhaustion requirement on Social Security...
NCLA Brief Asks Federal Circuit to Reject Deference to Retroactive IRS Rule on Proof of Mailing
February 02, 2021 11:54 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Feb. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It’s tax season once again. During Fiscal Year 2019 the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) processed approximately 253 million tax returns and other...
U.S. Supreme Court Will Not Hear Case Challenging Removal Protections for SEC’s In-House Judges
January 11, 2021 21:04 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Jan. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Supreme Court today denied a petition for writ of certiorari in the case of NCLA client Christopher Gibson. He was challenging the...
NCLA Second Circuit Brief Rebuts Cornell and Dept. of Educ. Efforts to Deny Title IX Hearing Rights
January 05, 2021 20:28 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Jan. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, today filed a reply brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the...
NCLA Discourages Supreme Court from Upholding “Issue Exhaustion” in Social Security Benefits Cases
January 04, 2021 21:56 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Jan. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, today filed a joint amicus curiae brief with the Cato Institute in...
NCLA Asks US Supreme Ct. to Let Congress Fix Appointments Clause Defect in Admin. Patent Judges
December 31, 2020 11:34 ET | New Civil Liberties Alliance
Washington, D.C., Dec. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New Civil Liberties Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit civil rights group, filed an amicus curiae brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in the case...
Worlds Wins Full Reversal of PTAB Invalidation Ruling from U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC)
September 10, 2018 08:30 ET | Worlds, Inc.
Vacating the Decision by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office to Invalidate its Patent Claims and Remanding the Case to the PTAB for Reconsideration BOSTON, MA, Sept. 10, 2018 (GLOBE...
10 Years After State Street Decision That Transformed Patents, Appeals Court May Reverse Field
July 23, 2008 06:23 ET | Wolf Greenfield
BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - July 23, 2008) - On July 23, 1998, a landmark federal appeals court ruling upheld patents for software-implemented inventions and methods of doing business. Ten years and...