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Ex-campaign chief defends Trump at chaotic impeachment hearing

8:47pm BST

WASHINGTON Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and close confidant, on Tuesday vigorously defended his former boss and lashed out at Democrats but repeatedly avoided answering their questions during a chaotic hearing before a U.S. congressional panel considering whether to impeach Trump. | Video

U.S. House panel launches investigation of transportation chief Chao

2:38am BST

WASHINGTON A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of a new investigation into whether she has used her office to benefit a shipping company owned by her family.

U.S. House panel launches investigation of transportation chief Chao

16 Sep 2019

WASHINGTON, Sept 16 A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of a new investigation into whether she has used her office to benefit a shipping company owned by her family.

U.S. appeals court says Trump cannot dodge foreign corruption lawsuit

13 Sep 2019

NEW YORK A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump violated the U.S. Constitution by profiting from foreign and domestic officials who patronized his hotels and restaurants, moving a watchdog group closer to obtaining financial records from his real estate company. | Video

Fed Circuit rejects 'atypical' bid to expand design patent scope

12 Sep 2019

Judges considering the scope of a design patent can look to its claim language if it does not contain precise illustrations, a federal appeals court said on Thursday.

IN BRIEF: U.S. House panel advances copyright small claims court bill

12 Sep 2019

A U.S. House of Representatives committee on Tuesday voted in favor of a bill that would create a streamlined small claims court for copyright disputes.

Capital One strikes out in antitrust case against Intellectual Ventures

10 Sep 2019

Capital One Financial Corp on Tuesday hit a likely dead end in a long-running effort to have the patent licensing firm Intellectual Ventures found liable for antitrust violations.

Apple defeats speaker patent case at Fed Circuit

06 Sep 2019

Apple Inc won an appeals court decision on Friday that likely finishes off a patent infringement case brought against it by an audio technology firm founded by "Star Wars" filmmaker George Lucas.

Genentech fends off patent challenge to cancer drug Kadcyla

06 Sep 2019

Roche AG's Genentech unit won a ruling on Thursday that likely finishes off a patent infringement case brought against it by Phigenix Inc, a medical research and patent licensing company.

State school not entitled to choose any venue for patent case, says Fed Circuit

05 Sep 2019

A federal appeals court on Thursday limited the ability of public universities to forum-shop in patent lawsuits, saying a case the University of Texas filed against Boston Scientific Corp was properly transferred to the medical device company's preferred forum of Delaware.

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