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  1. Congress, the Courts, and the Development of Copyright LawRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Media Law Prof Blog

    Christopher S. Yoo, University of Pennsylvania Law School; University of Pennsylvania Annenberg School for Communication; University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science, is publishing The Impact of Codification on the Judicial Development of Copyright in Intellectual Property and the Common Law . Here is the abstract.

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  2. Public enemy number one?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Fox News

    As more people take and share photos with selfie sticks, the interest in travel has spiked. But the culture of selfies screams "me" -- not "look at that amazing site.

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  3. Teamwork Can Benefit Your Company's Research, but Verify...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | JD Supra

    Much of today's innovation is a collaborative process. In the past few weeks, stories were in the news about breakthroughs involving groups of researchers working on aluminum batteries , carbon electrodes for lithium-ion batteries , wearable power generation , and wireless power transmission .

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  4. Drug Patents: A New Hedge Fund TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Seeking Alpha

    Hedge funds managers are attacking what they see as "weak patents" held by pharmaceutical companies while they are also shorting the stock at the same time. The hedge fund managers patent challenges are controversial because the pharmaceutical industry contends that such managers are exploiting a process designed to aid patent holders in defending themselves.

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  5. International Protection of Industrial Designs under the Hague SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | JD Supra

    An industrial design generally constitutes the ornamental or aesthetic aspects of various articles, such as the three dimensional features or two dimensional features of packages, containers, furniture, household goods, lighting equipment, jewelry, electronic devices, and textiles. Industrial designs can be protected in many countries by a design patent.

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  6. Supreme Court to Consider Constitutional Limits on Statutory-Damages SuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | jdsupra.com

    On Monday, April 27, 2015, the Supreme Court agreed to hear an important constitutional case that could dramatically limit the viability of class action lawsuits claiming millions or billions of dollars in statutory damages for technical violations of federal privacy, data breach and consumer protection laws. The Supreme Court took the case at the urging of a number of companies and groups - such as Facebook, Google, Trans Union, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Consumer Data Industry Association - with a strong stake in discouraging such abusive and costly class actions.

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  7. U.S. Supreme Court To Decide If Statutory Damages Are Recoverable Even Without Any Actual HarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | jdsupra.com

    The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an important case that will decide whether a plaintiff who cannot show any actual harm from a violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act nevertheless has standing under Article III of the U.S. Constitution to sue for statutory damages in federal court. The consequences of the Supreme Court's eventual decision will likely extend significantly beyond FCRA litigation, and affect numerous other statutes and the viability of class actions where alleged technical violations did not cause any actual harm.

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  8. Apple Patents Using iPhones And iPads As Input Devices For Creative Desktop AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | TechCrunch

    Apple has a new patent, granted today by the USPTO , that details how wireless devices like iPhones and iPads might become context-specific remote input gadgets for use with creative desktop apps like Final Cut Pro, Logic, or even Photoshop. Using the tech described, your iPhone 6 Plus could become a touch-screen video scrubber for editing movies, for example, and then easily switch to a color correction panel or audio mixer the next minute depending on your needs.

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  9. Exari's Contract Management Technology Awarded US PatentRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PRWeb

    Exari, the leader in cloud-based contract lifecycle management solutions, announced that its contract management technology has been awarded a patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office. The patent recognizes Exari's unique and powerful document authoring technology as part of its contract lifecycle management suite.

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  10. Cafc Vacates the Slants Opinion, Orders En Banc HearingRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The TTABlog

    The CAFC has issued an Order vacating its April 20, 2015 opinion in In re Tam , Appeal No. 2014-1203, in which it affirmed the TTAB's ruling that the mark THE SLANTS is derogatory of persons of Asian descent, in violation of Section 2 of the Lanham Act.

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  11. Innovation Direct at Forefront of Marketing and Licensing...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PR.com

    An innovative and eye-catching new twist on a common apparel item, the Diaz Versa Cap, has been developed by Jeffrey Diaz and Heriberto Fernandez Lorenzo of Chicopee, Massachusetts. The invention's unique design enables its users to enjoy a highly versatile and functional piece of headwear.

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  12. Innovation Direct to Spearhead Marketing Efforts for Alford Blanket InventionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | PR.com

    An innovative new product designed to serve an important function for babies, the Alford Blanket, has been developed by inventor Arthur Alford, III of Ripley, Tennessee. The invention's unique design provides parents and caregivers with a comfortable and safe product that will produce a better sleep environment for babies.

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  13. GenSpera Granted New Patent For Prodrugs Activated By Prostate Specific AntigenRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | BioSpace

    8,957,016. This patent expands GenSpera's intellectual property portfolio claiming numerous compositions for the company's prodrugs designed to be activated by Prostate Specific Antigen .

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  14. Newly Patented Fuel-Efficiency Calculates Lowest Trip Costs And Carbon EmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Pollution Online

    AMS Fuel Solutions , an aircraft fuel optimization logistics services company, has announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued US Patent 9,002,629 on April 7, 2015, which broadens the scope of the company's first two patents for its aircraft fuel optimization and carbon emissions technology for multi-stop trips. The software is designed for pilots on-the-go, flight departments, aircraft management companies, and air charter operators, allowing them to choose the trip profile that best fits their specific needs and the built-in overrides let the user quickly change the trip profile as well.

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  15. michigan0Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | EETimes

    Sang Kim Intel's 14nm FinFETs are in high volume manufactured over two years. Samsung 14nm FinFETs are manufacturing this year.

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  16. Nashville attorneys launch company in GermantownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Business Journal

    Trust Tree Legal P.C. is the brainchild of attorneys Bill Ferrell , Randy Michels and Kevin Hartley . The company provides businesses and individuals online services to fill out applications and register federal trademarks.

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  17. Do Limits on Trademarks-that-Disparage Violate Freedom-of-Speech?Read the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Patently Obvious

    Simon Tam has been attempting to register the name of his band "The Slants" as a trademark. However, registration has been denied under Section 2 of the Lanham Act as a disparaging mark.

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  18. Google to Hold Patent Purchase Program Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | CNet News

    For a two-week period in May, patent owners will have an opportunity to pitch their intellectual property to Google. From May 8 to 22, the Internet search giant will accept queries from patent holders willing to sell their patents to Google at a price they set themselves.

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  19. Google eyes new way to pick up your patents, combat trollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | CNET News.com

    Google has announced a new way for patent owners looking to make some cash off their creations to do just that. Starting May 8 and running through May 22, Google will offer an "experimental" program that will allow patent owners to sell individual patents to the search company.

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  20. EFF Busts Podcasting PatentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Michael Tsai's Weblog

    The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office invalidated key claims in the so-called "podcasting patent" today after a petition for review from the Electronic Frontier Foundation - a decision that significantly curtails the ability of a patent troll to threaten podcasters big and small. In petitions filed with Patent Office, EFF showed that Personal Audio did not invent anything new before it filed its patent application, and, in fact, other people were podcasting for years previously.

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