$2 Billion Damages Award For Patent Infringement

One of the largest damages amounts ever for patent infringement was awarded on March 2 in the Western District of Texas. A jury directed […]

AI Is Boosting Malware: Get Ready For “Deepfakes”

Breaches, phishing, ransomware and other cyber-attacks are becoming more sophisticated and harder to detect, as perpetrators adopt artificial intelligence tools. This post on an […]

Microsoft President Attacks Google at House Hearing

Testifying before a hearing of the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust on March 12, Microsoft President Brad Smith said Google has ill-served journalism outlets. […]

Bucolic Westchester Estate Could Snare Trump In Tax Probe

A 213-acre Westchester County estate featuring a classic Georgian-style mansion, “could end up being one his bigger legal nightmares.”

Facebook Files Motions to Dismiss Antitrust Cases

On March 10, Facebook filed motions for dismissal of antitrust cases that were brought by The Federal Trade Commission and a group of state […]

Big Banks Join Patent Protection Consortiums.

Barclays and the TD Bank Group have joined the Open Invention Network, an open-source intellectual property defense group. OIN is the largest consortium devoted […]

Legendary Hollywood Fixer Is A Legal Idiot Savant

If monetizing celebrities’ private information while managing to avoid crippling legal entanglements is an art, then Kevin Blatt is a virtuoso….

No Backsliding On US-China IP

The Day One Project is an initiative by the Federation of American Scientists addressed to the Biden administration. It suggests policy ideas to put […]

U.S., Once Top of the List, No longer Among Most Innovative Countries

By one method of measurement innovation accounts for more than 40 percent of economic growth and employment in the U.S., but the level of […]

Report: Companies Failing To Report Cyber Risk To Shareholders

Many companies are not adequately reporting cybersecurity risk in their SEC filings, according to a recent report. Instead they are opting for a fog […]