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Opponents question EPA authority in greenhouse gas case
ReutersMarch 1, 2012

Although the judges questioned the standing of the challengers' case, Sentelle and fellow judge David Tatel appeared open to the industry argument that the EPA could have used a different interpretation of the Clean Air Act, rather than having to use ...more »

Into the lions' den: police 'feared violence at Wapping HQ' when they came ...
The IndependentMarch 1, 2012

The officers backed down and left without all the evidence they wanted, later prosecuting just Mr Goodman and the NOTW's private investigator Glenn Mulcaire, despite having found a mass of evidence in Mr Mulcaire's notes indicating wider staff ...more »

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Property rights debate
Windsor StarMarch 3, 2012

Canada's complacency in intellectual property is threatening its relative position in the global pharmaceutical industry and changes are needed in IP protection to re-establish Canada as a global competitor. Adjustments need to be made to patent term ...more »

Entertainment Law
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Spartacus' Katrina Law Talks Slavery, Freedom, and Love
The Morton ReportMarch 11, 2012

For actress Katrina Law, taking on the role of Mira was initially very much akin to stepping into another world. “In Blood and Sand, Mira is a house slave in the House of Batiatus. She was born a slave and has never known what it's like to be free,” ...more »

Cultural Institutions
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PUCO looks into whether industrial, hospital, university boilers could make up ...
Plain DealerMarch 3, 2012

... The tall smokestacks at the back of the Case Western Reserve University campus belong to the Medical Center Co., a nonprofit that has been burning coal and gas for decades to provide steam heat to major cultural institutions on University Circle.more »

Patent Prosecution
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USPTO Proposes Fees Changes
Patent DocsMarch 2, 2012

By Donald Zuhn -- Last month, the US Patent and Trademark Office, exercising the new fee setting authority conferred upon the Office by § 10 of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, submitted a table of patent fee changes to the Patent Public Advisory ...more »

USPTO releases proposed rules and fees for post-grant procedures
Lexology (registration)March 1, 2012

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO or PTO) recently released proposed rules and fees for the post-grant procedures authorized by the America Invents Act (AIA). The new post-grant procedures, which will take effect on September 16, 2012, ...more »

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