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Start-ups eye Brazil’s ever-growing eCommerce

Despite the recent political turmoil and recession, Brazil’s eCommerce continues to grow. In 2015, online sales grew 15.3% in value and 3% in volume compared to 2014, according to ebit – the Brazilian eCommerce association. 301 more words

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Update on Patentability of Diagnostic Claims: Australia (Part 1 of an 8-part Series)

This is an update to our 2014 10-part series “The Thorny Problem of Patentable Eligible Subject Matter.” Since that series, the U.S Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued further guidance on December 16, 2014, updated in July 2015 and May 2016 (May 2016 Update), for evaluating subject matter eligibility under Section 101 (Guidance). 1,732 more words

Life Sciences

Global growth

The Economist produced an excellent graphic on the contribution to global growth over the last 5 years. Points to note:

Growth

Raqiyah Mays Guest Co-hosts News Show "BK Live"

Had so much fun co-hosting BRIC TV’s news show “BK Live” on Monday! Shout to the entire BRIC TV “BK Live” crew for making a young news lady feel comfortable. 160 more words

An Overview of the USTR’s 2016 Special 301 Report on the State of IPR in Argentina

In this post, the BRIC Wall Blog continues to examine the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) 2016 Special 301 Report (Report) released on April 12, 2016.  433 more words

Life Sciences

An Overview of the USTR’s 2016 Special 301 Report on the State of IPR in Thailand

In this post, the BRIC Wall Blog continues to examine the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) 2016 Special 301 Report (Report) released on April 12, 2016.  381 more words

Life Sciences

New York Philharmonic, Violent Femmes & Carnegie Hall

It’s all in a weekend, from the high to the low to the high again — in terms of culture, that is — and I guess, in terms of my mood, too. 520 more words

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