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ADB forecasts 6.2 percent economic growth for Nepal - Republica

7 hours 29 min ago

ADB forecasts 6.2 percent economic growth for Nepal
Republica
It also suggested that more initiatives were needed to protect intellectual property rights and serious efforts, including legal measures, had to be put in for creating a climate of healthy industrial relations. Meanwhile, ADB Country Director Yokoyama ...

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Seed giant Monsanto meets its match in India - The Standard (press release)

7 hours 31 min ago

Seed giant Monsanto meets its match in India
The Standard (press release)
The agriculture minister, longtime RSS member Radha Mohan Singh, says his decision to intervene in the dispute was driven by the need to serve the interests of all Indian farmers, not just Rao. The timing of Singh's actions, though, was telling. In the ...

Seed giant Monsanto meets its match as Hindu nationalists assert power in Modi's India - Reuters

8 hours 36 min ago

Reuters

Seed giant Monsanto meets its match as Hindu nationalists assert power in Modi's India
Reuters
A lean, moustachioed man, Rao denies seeking the support of the RSS or working in tandem with the group, which wants indigenous varieties of cotton seed to replace Monsanto's products. But RSS powerbrokers - including the agriculture minister ...

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Netflix's anti-piracy team aims to make stealing content uncool - CBC.ca

10 hours 38 min ago

CBC.ca

Netflix's anti-piracy team aims to make stealing content uncool
CBC.ca
"If you've got intellectual property you want to protect, the way the law is set up, you've got to police your own property." But the lawyer questions Netflix's plan to make piracy "socially unacceptable." "I'm a little skeptical," says Fewer, who is ...

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Apple wins China patent battle over iPhone 6 design - InfoWorld

March 27, 2017 - 5:50pm

InfoWorld

Apple wins China patent battle over iPhone 6 design
InfoWorld
Apple has fended off a claim that the iPhone 6's design infringed a patent from a little-known local company in China. Shenzhen Baili had claimed that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus bore striking similarities to the products from its parent company, Digione ...
China win for Apple as court overturns iPhone patent rulingSouth China Morning Post
Apple Bites Back With iPhone Court Win in ChinaWall Street Journal
A win for Apple in Beijing as court overturns iPhone patent rulingTechCrunch

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Cowichan Capitals - Cowichan Valley Citizen

March 27, 2017 - 12:28pm

Cowichan Capitals
Cowichan Valley Citizen
Except for public domain material, the content on this site is protected by intellectual property laws, including Canadian and U.S. copyright laws. You are hereby granted a non-exclusive license to use the material at this site ("Content") while ...

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Sears' plan to sell brands no salve for financial woes - Reuters UK

March 23, 2017 - 3:56pm

Reuters UK

Sears' plan to sell brands no salve for financial woes
Reuters UK
Sears made a deal with the PBGC in March 2016 to use certain intellectual property and real estate assets to fulfil its pension obligations. The agency signed off on the Craftsman sale only after securing a promise from Sears that its pension plans ...

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China Bets on Sensitive US Start-Ups, Worrying the Pentagon - New York Times

March 22, 2017 - 10:33pm

New York Times

China Bets on Sensitive US Start-Ups, Worrying the Pentagon
New York Times
The Chinese deals can pose a number of issues. Investors could push start-ups to strike partnerships or make licensing or hiring decisions that could expose intellectual property. They can also get an inside glimpse of how technology is being developed ...

Partnership pruning at Freshfields and BLP, tight clients and mass job cuts - the best of Legal Week over the last week - Legal Week

March 22, 2017 - 7:31am

Partnership pruning at Freshfields and BLP, tight clients and mass job cuts - the best of Legal Week over the last week
Legal Week
The human cost of sensible strategic decisions has dominated the headlines on Legal Week during the past seven days. From redundancies to partner culls and office closures, UK law firms have been making some difficult calls on their future strategy.

The Transfer Window: recent hires for Reed Smith, Jones Day and ... - Legal Week

March 22, 2017 - 6:46am

Legal Week

The Transfer Window: recent hires for Reed Smith, Jones Day and ...
Legal Week
Reed Smith has added to its New York office with the hire of international funds partner Parik Dasgupta [pictured above] from King & Wood Mallesons (KWM).

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Walmart Launches 'Store No. 8' E-Commerce Venture - E-Commerce Times

March 21, 2017 - 7:22pm

E-Commerce Times

Walmart Launches 'Store No. 8' E-Commerce Venture
E-Commerce Times
Amazon has put together an enormous technical and intellectual property base to support and extract revenue from such an online marketplace, while Walmart has fallen short in that regard, Jude added. Walmart currently operates almost 11,700 retail ...

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Walmart Launches 'Store No. 8' E-Commerce Venture - E-Commerce Times

March 21, 2017 - 7:22pm

E-Commerce Times

Walmart Launches 'Store No. 8' E-Commerce Venture
E-Commerce Times
Amazon has put together an enormous technical and intellectual property base to support and extract revenue from such an online marketplace, while Walmart has fallen short in that regard, Jude added. Walmart currently operates almost 11,700 retail ...

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Amazon to Expand Counterfeit Removal Program in Overture to Sellers - http://hamodia.com

March 21, 2017 - 6:05pm

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Amazon to Expand Counterfeit Removal Program in Overture to Sellers
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... any brand can register its logo and intellectual property with Amazon so the e-commerce company can take down listings and potentially, seller accounts when counterfeits are flagged, Peter Faricy, vice president of Amazon Marketplace, said in an ...
Amazon to expand counterfeit removal program in overture to sellersReuters

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PM Netanyahu, Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong, Attend Joint Committee on Innovation Cooperation - The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

March 21, 2017 - 6:14am

The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

PM Netanyahu, Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong, Attend Joint Committee on Innovation Cooperation
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com
10) Intellectual property agreement (by Justice Ministry Director General Palmor). Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong thanked Prime Minister Netanyahu for his personal commitment to the Committee and to advancing bilateral relations in general.

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'Music should be free of boundaries' - The Hindu

March 20, 2017 - 3:17pm

'Music should be free of boundaries'
The Hindu
A day after the public spat between music composer Illayaraaja and singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam's on intellectual property rights, members of the industry ranged themselves on either side. Music director and lyricist Gangai Amaran, who is Ilayaraaja's ...

Lily Drone team says it has no timeframe for issuing refunds - Engadget

March 17, 2017 - 11:29pm

Engadget

Lily Drone team says it has no timeframe for issuing refunds
Engadget
Although the company has no official timeframe for refunds, it's previously stated in bankruptcy documents that it plans to auction off its intellectual property and other assets sometime this summer, which could be an indication of when it expects to ...

News Briefs > Europe - Catholic World Report

March 16, 2017 - 4:59pm

Catholic World Report

News Briefs > Europe
Catholic World Report
“If we fully intend to build a better world and future for the generations that will come after us, we must remedy and correct the misalignments and policy incoherence between the intellectual property rights of inventors, innovators or manufacturers ...

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An unedited mutation - The Hindu

March 16, 2017 - 3:45pm

The Hindu

An unedited mutation
The Hindu
While scientists and ethicists may have so far made the right political noises about restraining gene-editing technology, bruising patent battles are already under way over intellectual property rights to the CRISPR technology. That means commercial ...

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Matrix reboot? Some say studio should choose another pill - CBC.ca

March 16, 2017 - 12:44pm

CBC.ca

Matrix reboot? Some say studio should choose another pill
CBC.ca
But as Hollywood begins veering into the '90s for remake-ready intellectual property, Generation X is beginning to experience what has long been a constant for baby boomers. (1999's The Blair Witch Project was also reborn last year.) As Hollywood edges ...
'The Matrix' Reboot in the Works at Warner Bros. (Exclusive)Hollywood Reporter
Keanu Reeves is up for The Matrix 4 (exclusive)Yahoo Movies UK
The New MATRIX May Be A Young Morpheus Movie | Birth.Movies.Death.Birth.Movies.Death.

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