Intellectual Property News and Stories
Rep. Darrell Issa opens up secretive intellectual property “treaty”, ACTA, to ...
VentureBeatMarch 6, 2012
Issa sees it, this is both an issue of intellectual property and legislative process: No Transparency: ACTA is a multilateral intellectual property agreement that was negotiated in secret, excluding American taxpayers and key stakeholders who would be ...more »
Brothers confess to attacking Thai law professor
KLFYMarch 1, 2012
Entertainment News from AP AP National News Video More>> NYPD monitored students at colleges across Northeast; sent agent on rafting trip, noted prayer. (Graphic by AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey) More>> BANGKOK (AP) - Police say twin brothers have confessed to ...more »
Alain de Botton's 'Religion for Atheists'
New York TimesMarch 16, 2012
These days politics and culture have more modest aims. As the writer and freelance philosopher Alain de Botton argues in “Religion for Atheists,” cultural and intellectual institutions are no longer about the salvation of souls: “The methodologies ...more »
SA firm appoints top IP lawyer
News24March 5, 2012
Cape Town - Companies are taking intellectual property (IP) more seriously and a law firm has hired a top IP lawyer. Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs has appointed Chris Bull as a director in the firm's intellectual property (IP) department.more »
Man caught urinating by Street View sues Google
KSBW The Central CoastMarch 3, 2012
... and to unfairly trade off the fame, reputation, and goodwill of the Navajo Nation's name and trademarks." One of the laws under which the tribe is seeking redress is the Indian Arts and Crafts Act, a federal law that makes it illegal for non-Indian ...more »