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Oprah Winfrey's Co. Seeks To Harpoon 'Oprahdemics' TM
Oprah Winfrey's company filed a trademark infringement suit Tuesday in New York federal court against the team behind the "Oprahdemics" podcast, arguing the program wrongfully [...]
Celsius Ch. 11 Committee Probing CEO's 'Empty Promises'
The official committee of unsecured creditors in the Chapter 11 case of cryptocurrency platform Celsius Network told a New York federal bankruptcy judge late Monday [...]
Anti-Abortion Activists Ask 9th Circ. To Nix Videos Injunction
Anti-abortion activists who secretly video recorded conversations with abortion providers at two conferences urged the Ninth Circuit on Tuesday to lift an injunction preventing the [...]
Apple Expert Says Its Tech, Patents Made Pinn IP 'Obvious'
A wireless technology expert testifying for Apple told a California jury Tuesday that the company's 2007 iPhone Bluetooth headset and some patents filed years ago [...]
Chinese, US Firms Accused Of Counterfeiting Ford Products
Ford is accusing Chinese and U.S. firms of trademark infringement and unfair competition for selling counterfeit Ford parts that would have amounted to millions of [...]
NYC Wants Artists' Suit Over Jail Renovation Tossed
New York City is seeking to dismiss a suit brought by two artists whose murals and sculptures at a Manhattan jail may be jeopardized by [...]
USPTO Lawyer Explains Divergence from CAFC on Eligibility
June Cohan, Senior Legal Advisor in the Office of Patent Legal Administration at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today explained to attendees of [...]
Effort To DQ Judge In Hoverboard Case Won't Fly At Fed. Circ.
The Federal Circuit on Tuesday turned down a legal effort by hoverboard manufacturers to disqualify a Chicago federal judge for "a preconceived bias" against "foreign [...]
Mylan Gets Industry Aid In $50M Tax Fight At 3rd Circ.
A generic-drug manufacturer trade group told the Third Circuit on Monday that taxing patent litigation costs related to the expedited approval process for generic drugs [...]
Jury Awards Car Wash Co. $10M In Touch-Free Tech IP Trial
A Wisconsin federal jury has awarded a car wash company more than $10 million after determining a rival infringed five claims in a patent for [...]
Post-Arctic Cat Lawsuits Reveal Patent Marking Pitfalls
The Federal Circuit's 2017 Arctic Cat v. Bombardier Recreational Products decision set a low bar for infringers in patent marking cases, but recent federal court [...]
UMG Wants Bang Energy Sanctioned For Deleting Videos
Universal Music Group asked a Florida federal court Tuesday to sanction energy drink maker Bang Energy for deleting social media videos that used copyrighted music [...]
Amgen Looks To Duck Regeneron's Bundling Suit
Pharmaceutical giant Amgen asked a Delaware federal court to throw out a suit from competitor Regeneron alleging that Amgen used a bundling scheme to boost [...]
Comic Creator Says DC Editor's Widow Won't Return Art
A comic creator known for his work in "Batman," "300," "Sin City" and other popular titles claims in a new lawsuit that the Georgia-based widow [...]
Key Takeaways From China's Amended Anti-Monopoly Law
K&L Gates attorneys discuss China's changes to merger control and vertical restraints in its amended Anti-Monopoly Law through the lens of U.S. and European Union [...]
Chancery Splits Trial On Biopharma Co. Plasmid Supply Suit
The Delaware Chancery Court carved out for an expedited trial on Tuesday a dispute over "no compete" terms in an agreement between two companies over [...]
Trademark Office Tells Fed. Circ. To Ditch CBD Co.'s Appeal
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office recently told the Federal Circuit to reject an appeal by a CBD beverage manufacturer seeking to register a trademark [...]
Vape Co. Says Rival Stole Logo, Brand Name In TM Suit
Vape liquid seller Flumgio Technology Inc. is suing rival La Carbonella Wholesale in California federal court, alleging that La Carbonella stole its "Flum" brand name [...]
Taylor Swift Fires Back At Songwriters In 'Shake It Off' IP Fight
Taylor Swift is trying a new argument against claims she lifted a line from a 2001 R&B hit for her chart-topping song "Shake It Off," [...]
Delta-8 Vape Maker Wins Another Copyright Infringement Suit
Flavored vape maker AK Futures LLC has scored another copyright infringement win after a California federal court ordered two more rival businesses to stop selling [...]
Alice Made Patent Eligibility Too Strict, Justices Told
A conservative interest group and an inventor advocacy group have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to take up the latest challenge to how patent eligibility [...]
CAFC Denies HPE Mandamus Petition for Transfer from Texas to Massachusetts
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) today denied Hewlett Packard’s petition for a writ of mandamus ordering the U.S. District Court [...]
Viatris Can't Keep Novo's Weight Loss Drug IP Suit In W.Va.
The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation has rejected Viatris' calls to have Novo Nordisk's drug patent suit against it over diabetes drug Ozempic stay [...]
NJ Real Estate School Wants Ex-Teacher's Rival Biz Stopped
A real estate licensing school urged a New Jersey federal court Monday to bar a former contractor from operating what it alleges is a near-identical [...]

Apple’s M1 Chip Has a Fascinating Flaw

A developer discovered a flaw in Apple’s New M1 CPU. This flaw creates a hidden medium by which two or more previously installed malicious apps can exchange information with each other. According to developer Hector Martin, the concealed communication is still possible even without the use of computer memory, sockets, files, or any other operating […]

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Megatron Nvidia: AI Debater Unleashed?

The future may not be set in stone. However, one thing is certain: an AI integrated future. Over the next decade, researchers expect AI to permeate into virtually every industry. It will be the driver of innovation and focus of technological advancement. Every day, innovators unlock new applications for machine learning. However, AI tech is […]

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WHAT ARE NFTs AND HOW DO THEY WORK

The Covid Pandemic has transformed many businesses to conduct their affairs through digital transactions. Quarantine encouraged people to interact, sell, and trade on the Internet through different online platforms. For some, this is a disadvantage. However, for others, this is an opportunity; especially for NFT. While NFT began in 2014, it did not hit the […]

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Woebot gets $90M Funding

Meet Woebot, a personal health ally that is grounded in clinical research and powered by AI. Woebot is a chatbot built to connect with users and helps people to lessen the symptoms of anxiety and depression whether you feel “stuck, sad or anxious”. The chatbox was founded in 2017 by Dr. Alison Darcy, a University […]

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HUSKEE PRODUCT PROTECTION FOR THE REUSABLE COFFEE CUP

Huskee is a design company that found a way to reuse an originally single-use product. The central purpose of their design is to enable people to move away from single use into a more sustainable way of having their daily cup of coffee. They achieved this by using a coffee husk and turning it into […]

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THE ‘NEW’ NEW ZEALAND PRIVACY ACT IS MORE IN LINE WITH AUSTRALIA’S, BUT THERE ARE SOME DIFFERENCES

New Zealand’s Privacy Act 2020, amending Privacy Act 1993, was passed on June 30, 2020, and came into effect on December 1, 2020. Consistent with global trends, this law was created in order to strengthen New Zealand’s privacy laws with the implementation of stricter privacy compliance through additional obligations and requirements. The changes to New […]

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Phase Out of the Innovation Patent

On February 2020, the Australian Government started the 18-month long process of phasing out the innovation patent. Applicants needed to file their innovation patent applications before the 25 August 2021 deadline. Innovation patent applications filed on or before 25 August 2021 will continue to be in effect until they expire so as not to disadvantage […]

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Brunellino Wins Bad Faith Trade Mark case in China

Brunello di Montalcino is one of the most well known and loved wines in Italy and the fame of this wine has spread to other jurisdictions. In May 2021, Consorzio del Vino Brunello di Montalcino (‘Consorzio’), a prestigious Italian wine company, obtained favorable decisions from the Chinese Trademark Office (“CNIPA”) to invalidate three trade marks […]

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What Is A Series Trade Mark Application?

A trade mark is your most valuable marketing tool. It is a sign that identifies a business as the origin of the supply of its products or services to distinguish from another business, product, or service. Businesses most commonly use their brand names or logo as their trade marks. There are, however, also a number […]

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Freight Industry Embracing AI

In the past year, businesses that adopted virtual platforms have undergone a significant digital transformation to increase the efficiency of their platforms. AI’s has spearheaded many of these transformations. AI continues to revolutionize the digital status quo. Predicted to gain half-trillion in revenue in 3 years, it is arguably the talk of the technological industry. […]

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