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On Western Authorship--its History and its Future

Authorship is a cultural, social, and legal status granted to certain (often textual) manifestations of discourse, whose regulatory function necessarily impacts the flow of information by granting material rewards (i.e., social recognition, monetary benefits, prestige) … 1,838 more words


Feature Friday - Alex Warren and SEQUENCE

I love the film community that is steadily growing in Mississippi.  Thanks to the work by the Mississippi Film Office, there is a continuous stream of films (with a budget and well-known actors!) being filmed in and around the Magnolia state.  1,244 more words

Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Valuation

A topic of interest to many of our customers is intellectual property valuation. Intellectual Property professionals intuitively understand that IP has monetary value and use a number of ways to approximate it, but there is no standardized method for assigning a value to IP. 511 more words

Intellectual Property

A Sound Strategy Would Be To Have An Opinion Of Counsel Before Manufacturing Begins.

Ahhh, the sound of music wirelessly transmitted around the house for your enjoyment.

Sonos, a manufacturer of wireless home speaker systems, has sued rival Denon for patent infringement over that companies Heos speakers.  350 more words

Work And No Play

New From the GAO

New GAO Reports
Source: Government Accountability Office

1. Individual Retirement Accounts: IRS Could Bolster Enforcement on Multimillion Dollar Accounts, but More Direction from Congress Is Needed. 183 more words

Business And Economics

(How) Can Scientific and Technological Breakthroughs Improve the Human Condition?

This essay intends to provide a starting point for understanding of the subject of how scientific and technological breakthroughs can improve the human condition, and to stimulate further thoughts on the topic in the reader. 4,179 more words