Consideration of the Ninth Circuit’s provocation rule in analyzing claims of excessive force.
Exhaustion of protection for patents for items sold in the United States and in foreign countries for purposes of establishing patent liability under the United States Patent Act.
Application of the Federal Arbitration Act to a decision of the Kentucky Supreme court requiring a specific grant of authority in a power of attorney in order for an agent (i.e. the holder of the power of attorney) to bind the principal (i.e. person who signed the power of attorney) to an agreement that disputes will be settled by binding arbitration.