Intellectual Property

 
 
  • How In-House Counsel Can Protect Trade Secrets

    As bring-your-own device policies proliferate, and digital storage become cheaper and more prevalent, it has gotten easier to pilfer trade secrets. A key point in understanding trade secrets is that the law protects information and not necessarily...

    • Posted 4 days ago
    • 0
  • Photographer, Model, Sue Volvo Over Copyright

    A professional photographer and a sought-after model did the shoot on their own, for “portfolio building” purposes, and when some representatives of Volvo saw their...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0
  • Working From Home Underscores Need For Contract Management

    To facilitate informed decision-making, a company’s contracts need to be understandable and potentially accessible across multiple areas of the organization. “Far too often, however, opportunities are missed, milestones are skipped over, and revenues are lost, because of...

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • 0
  • A Ransomware Wake-Up Call For Law Firms

    The recent hack of one of the biggest celebrity law firms in the world should be a wake up call for law firms nationwide. As always, prevention is far better than reaction. Not only is a ransomware...

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • 0
  • How To Pay A Ransom

    You have decided your best option under the circumstances is to pay up. But that decision is far from the last...

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • 0
  • In Celebrity Law Firm Ransom Attack, Hackers Up The Ante, Threaten Trump

    New York’s Grubman, Shire, Meiselas & Sacks has been hit with a crippling ransom attack by the hacker group REvil, which is threatening to reveal personal information about clients who include marquee names like Lady Gaga, Madonna,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
    • 0
  • Companies Pledge To Forego IP Rights For Covid Projects

    Sixteen Japanese companies, including Toyota, Honda and Canon, as well as two major diagnostic firms that provide Covid-19 testing, have signed a pledge declaring they would not “assert any patent, utility model, design or copyright during the...

    • Posted 2 months ago
    • 0
  • Employees Working At Home? Read Your Cyber Policy

    Some policies exclude devices not owned by the “named insured"; some require that the named insured have an on-the-record....

    • Posted 2 months ago
    • 0
  • Protecting Electronic Devices At The Border

    A recent episode involving a cell phone search at the border got a lot of media attention, seen primarily through the lens of politics, but what happened bears attention from any attorney who needs to travel internationally....

    • Posted 3 months ago
    • 0
  • DOJ Backs Off Antitrust Enforcement For Covid Collaboration

    At the companies’ request, the Department of Justice Antitrust Division has issued a business review letter, saying it does not intend to challenge a proposed collaboration among five medical/surgical and pharmaceutical distributors. The companies say they are...

    • Posted 3 months ago
    • 0
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!