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US law and business press ~ Federal Circuit rejects adverse inference rule, investment tax credit rejected, 3rd Circuit OKs "sphere of control" test

[JURIST] In Friday's US law and business press, the New York Law Journal reports that the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has overturned the adverse inference rule in patent cases.... The ABA Journal offers advice to law students and lawyers about preparing for tough questions on job interviews.... The National Law Journal reports on the Sixth US Circuit Court of Appeals's rejection of OH's use of the investment tax credit.... The Legal Intelligencer reports that the Third US Circuit Court of Appeals has adopted the "sphere of control" test in premises liability cases.... FindLaw's Writ has Hastings law professor Vikram David Amar's column inquiring as to whether the US Sentencing Guidelines are legislative or judicial.

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