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Ian Sommerville’s blog provoked this post, as it gave another chance to talk about copyright:


It’s all wrapped up in the monopoly grants of copyright. 412 more words



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Nautilus v Biosig Case Study

Already another month has passed, and it’s about time for another update. Earlier I mentioned some other patent cases the Supreme Court recently decided and how I should talk a little bit about them. 691 more words


We learned on Wednesday that Apple was denied a request to have certain Samsung devices banned from sale in the ongoing patent case between the two companies, and today The New York Times reports that Apple will appeal that decision. 102 more words

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$120 million at stake in Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute v. Apple fight over Siri personal assistant

“Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy believes its legal fight with Apple over Siri, the innovative personal assistant and voice-recognition system first used in the iPhone 4S, is potentially worth $120 million,” Larry Rulison reports for The Albany Times Union. 228 more words


GPTO: Annual Report 2013

The world’s fifth largest national Patent and Trademark Office (GPTO) contributes greatly to the protection of technical and industrial innovations in Germany. This protection is of upmost importance for companies. 427 more words

Intellectual Property

Meet Obama's new "piracy czar," same as the old czar

The White House this week nominated a trademark and licensing lawyer to be “piracy czar,” a position that involves coordinating intellectual property enforcement across various parts of the federal government. 368 more words