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Telecoms Firms Lead WIPO International Patent Filings

Telecoms Firms Lead WIPO International Patent Filings
Source: World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

Three telecoms giants from China and the United States led international patent filing activity via WIPO in 2014, a fifth consecutive record-breaking year amid overall growth in the Organization’s global intellectual property services.

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I Fear for the Fucking Future: Let's Talk about Clean Reader

So maybe I’m late to the party (it wouldn’t be the first time), but just this week, I heard about this app called Clean Reader. Basically, what it does is take a book and search it for any words that might be offensive. 1,075 more words


New issue of Music & Copyright with Canada country report

The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights.

Streaming the case to Vivendi for a UMG sell-off… 672 more words

Music Industry

| the dangers of applying yourself |

It starts in pre-school, the prodding and pushing and browbeating. If you want to get anywhere in life, they say, you must apply yourself. Don’t you believe it. 372 more words


I Own It -- I Mean, Really, I Do!

In our exploration of the representations and warranties often seen in fashion agreements, we come to one that is at the core of licensing and distribution agreements, and it typically looks like this: 597 more words

Business Law

B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Industries, Inc.: Trademark Litigation Might Get Simpler

Trademark litigation includes two similar types of proceedings. First, and most common, issues of trademark infringement and cancellation of a mark may be raised in a trial (i.e., a traditional fight in either State Court or Federal District Court before a judge or jury involving oral testimony). 805 more words

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