James Ware of JAMS recounts a discussion among judges and attorneys on top-of-mind issues for Silicon Valley tech employers.
Since 'eBay', enjoining infringement has been a challenge, but momentum may be swinging the other way, explain Morrison & Foerster attorneys.
Recent legislative efforts aim to protect the public from anti-competitive patent and copyright practices, explains Paul Smith of Fenwick & West.
Extreme delay in confirmation of judges to the Federal Circuit results in many issues left unsettled, explain Irell & Manella attorneys.
In infringement cases, two orders from the Northern District required plaintiffs to produce more detailed pre-discovery calculations, says Jason Gonder of Haynes and Boone.
Patent holders now have a clearer guideline on how to meet their licensing obligations on essential patents, explain Skadden attorneys.
While aimed at curbing undesirable NPE activity, unintended consequences of such legislation may upset patent value, explains Michelle Rakiec of AdValum Consulting.
Iqbal and Twombly have resulted in several infringement complaint standards among the federal district courts, explain Behrooz Shariati and Steven Lee of Womble Carlyle.
Alston & Bird attorneys explain how to protect your trade secrets while complying with California's proposed Safer Consumer Products Regulations.
Online games and toys present unique legal issues when seeking trademark or copyright protection, explains Eugene Pak of Wendel Rosen.
By developing and enforcing appropriate policies, employers can reduce the risk of trade secrets walking out the front door, explain Kris Haworth and Mindy Morton.
In an era of increased enforcement, companies need to ensure their practices and privacy policies are in sync, explains Francoise Gilbert of IT Law Group.
The nature of IP litigation is shifting from using vast armies of review attorneys to SWAT teams of tech experts, explains Animesh Kumar of iRunway.
Plaintiffs claiming infringement of their products need to structure the claim carefully to avoid dismissal, exlpain Harvey Siskind attorneys.
After a unanimous decision rejecting patentability of laws of nature, without more, innovators may have to turn to other means to protect inventions, explains James DeGraw of Ropes & Gray.
Diligence in discovery can improve defendants' chance of success on summary judgment in copyright actions, says David Tashroudian or Ezra Brutzkus Gubner.
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