HF1586 (Hoppe) Assertions of patent infringement in bad faith prohibited, and court authorized to consider factors of evidence of whether an assertion of patent infringement in bad faith or good faith has been made.
HF 2866 (McNamara) Invasive special control provided, wild rice license requirements modified, streamlined review of plans and regulations provided, civil penalties provided and modified, and report required.
HF 2641 (Smith) Tax debt included as debt that is covered under debt settlement services regulation.
HF 2954 (Loon) Motor vehicle distribution unfair practices regulated.
**Please note testimony on HF 2866 (McNamara) will be limited to the civil law portions of the bill**
(Zerwas) - Hospital required to provide a patient the opportunity to designate a caregiver upon entry, and hospital required to provide discharge plan and aftercare instructions to designated caregiver prior to discharge.