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Briefly Noted :

On Tuesday at 10 a.m., the court will hear oral argument in Nestle USA v. Doe I and CIC Services v. IRS. Click here to tune in live.

John Duffy Guest

John Duffy is the Samuel H. McCoy II Professor of Law at University of Virginia School of Law.

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04.21.20 Opinion analysis: Supreme Court forecloses judicial review that could save “bad patent claims,” while dissent bemoans a “rough day” for judicial power
12.10.19 Argument analysis: “Small potatoes” or not, court explores the meaning of the “presumption of judicial review”
12.02.19 Argument preview: A claim of unreviewable discretion for an agency under a cloud of constitutional doubt
06.13.17 Opinion analysis: The Supreme Court reverses another Federal Circuit patent case
04.28.17 Argument analysis: The Supreme Court struggles with the ACA’s patent provisions
04.24.17 Argument preview: The ACA returns to the Supreme Court (this time disguised as a hugely complex patent case)
02.23.17 Opinion analysis: A “substantial portion of the components” means “more than one component”
12.07.16 Argument analysis: The word “substantial” may mean “a whole lot”
11.29.16 Argument preview: Is there a substantial chance the justices will affirm the Federal Circuit’s reading of “substantial”?
03.06.16 Tribute: Justice Scalia’s hapless law clerk
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