Intellectual Property

America Invents, One Decade Later

On the 10 year anniversary of the America Invents Act, IP Watchdog asked some prominent players in the IP world what they thought. The AIA […]

One More Chance For the CAFC To Get It Right

According to the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit is batting zero when it comes to software copyright decisions. […]

Big Tech Losing Patent Battles Right and Left

Last week a jury decided that Apple should pay $300 million to Optis Wireless Technology in the companies’ second patent trial, and Sonos prevailed against […]

Don’t Let Big Losses By Big Tech Kill Innovation

On August 13 the ITC found that Google was infringing five Sonos patents. If upheld, the finding could make importation of key Google hardware impossible. […]

CAFC Rules Against PersonalWeb

The Court of Appeals for the Federal District has issued a precedential decision that PersonalWeb Technologies’ patent claims against Google, Facebook, EMC Corporation and VMware, […]

Should Ransomware Payments Be Banned?

Ransomware attacks have become so extensive, and so expensive, that their effects ripple through the entire economy: They have in effect become a kind of […]

Apple Won’t Have To Pay For Infringing “Submarine Patent”

Personalized Media Communications sued Apple in 2015, for infringing a patent on digital rights management technology. Earlier this year a federal jury decided that Apple […]

Islam v. Apple

Apple will have to defend a patent infringement case regarding its Apple Watch technology. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled that […]

Synthetic Talk Is Cheap But It Can’t Be Free, Say Critics

The revelation that 45 seconds of what appears to be the voice of the late Anthony Bourdain in the movie Roadrunner was generated by a […]

Biden Issues “Right-To-Repair” Order. Advocates Want More.

Responding to the frustrations of consumers, repair shop owners, farmers, and many a DIY fixer, President Biden has made the “right to repair” part of […]

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