Many undergraduate researchers are unaware of the intellectual property issues they face when composing a thesis, preparing presentation slides or posters, or submitting their work to a scholarly journal. 1,003 more words
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As the legal battle between Paramount/CBS and the producers of the fan-film Axanar slogs on, an interesting amicus brief was filed in court by the Language Creation Society about whether or not the Klingon language should be subject to copyright protections. 60 more words
In a case of first impression regarding whether communications between a non-lawyer patent agent and a client are legally privileged, a split panel of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit held that a patent-agent privilege is warranted on a limited basis where an agent is engaged in the congressionally endorsed, authorized practice of law. 814 more words
Do you or someone you know have a book idea kicking around—or perhaps even an unpublished manuscript in your desk drawer?
No surprise to you, I’m sure, but… 241 more words