It's easy it is to game almost any ranking system, not that I've tried to. As such. These are just what they are.
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By Dennis Crouch First, let me give my endorsement: I admire Director Michelle Lee and believe that she will be an excellent Deputy Director of the USPTO as well as Acting Director. She is extremely well qualified both in terms...
More on the continuing legal education day I had at the Wilson Sonsini office yesterday: One panel in the afternoon talked about the recent Trados decision, a case tried in Delaware under Delaware law, even though the company was venture...
The First Sale Doctrine in the Digital Age Moderator: Karyn Temple Claggett, Associate Register of Copyrights and Director of Policy & International Affairs, United States Copyright Office Previous Copyright Office study concluded that first sale only covers distribution and thus doesn’t apply in digital context where reproductions are involved. Expansio […]
Two weeks ago, toy company GoldieBlox, which promotes and sells toys that encourage girls to explore male-dominated fields like engineering, sued the Beastie Boys in a declaratory action. [Details in the Kat's prior post here.] Through its suit, GoldieBlox was seeking judicial confirmation that its commercial video, which features three young girls si […]
The Court of Justice of the European Unionconsiders whether patents, like cats, shouldhave the benefit of nine lives ...Some years ago this Kat discovered that not all readers of this weblog were as excited by the subtle nuances of pharmaceutical and agrochemical patent term extension in the European Union and beyond as he was. It was thus a great relief whe […]