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A sneak peek at Propel's battling Star Wars drones - TechCrunch

December 2, 2016 - 4:33pm

TechCrunch

A sneak peek at Propel's battling Star Wars drones
TechCrunch
Last year's breakout Star Wars toy was, without question, Sphero's BB-8. It was the perfect synergy of technology and intellectual property, which brilliantly captured The Force Awakens' breakout star droid. In the lead up to Rogue One, there isn't a ...

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Dead, and That's Good for Internet Freedom - Motherboard

December 2, 2016 - 4:00pm

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Dead, and That's Good for Internet Freedom
Motherboard
The massive online uprisings against SOPA and PIPA back in 2012 are a testament to how controversial intellectual property policy is, and how dangerous it can be when poorly crafted. The very same lobbyists who pushed those resoundingly rejected bills ...

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The latest IP developments in Brazil and Mexico - Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)

December 2, 2016 - 2:42am

The latest IP developments in Brazil and Mexico
Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)
A new decree regulates Brazil's Biodiversity Law. Kene Gallois and Danielle Altomari of Daniel Advogados explain why this can represent friendly prospects for innovative life sciences companies ...

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Fitbit set to buy Pebble? - PC Authority

December 1, 2016 - 7:54pm

PC Authority

Fitbit set to buy Pebble?
PC Authority
The report suggests that Fitbit is interested in Pebble purely for its intellectual property and software, and has no interest in continuing to make smartwatches. How much is a small amount? A source told TechCrunch it would likely be between $34 and ...
Fitbit is buying troubled smartwatch maker Pebble for around $40 millionTechCrunch
Fitbit To Buy Pebble — The InformationThe Information
Fitbit is reportedly buying PebbleEngadget
The Verge
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Immigration Practices Read Tea Leaves After Trump - The American Lawyer

December 1, 2016 - 5:48pm

The American Lawyer

Immigration Practices Read Tea Leaves After Trump
The American Lawyer
"Many law firms have people working on TN visas, especially in intellectual property law," Cohen said. She added that she's been hearing from a lot of technology companies since the election, including from foreign CEOs who may have green cards but ...

SiriusXM, Jersey Boys, Apple v Samsung, TiVo, Netflix, PTAB, trade secrets at the ITC – the week in IP - Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)

December 1, 2016 - 9:21am

SiriusXM, Jersey Boys, Apple v Samsung, TiVo, Netflix, PTAB, trade secrets at the ITC – the week in IP
Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)
TiVo and Netflix have signed an intellectual property agreement that provides Netflix a licence to TiVo's patent portfolios and a licence to the Intellectual Ventures patent portfolio for over-the-top offerings. "This agreement represents one of the ...

Canada-EU trade deal: Costs for new drugs may rise, but not for years - CBC.ca

December 1, 2016 - 5:00am

CBC.ca

Canada-EU trade deal: Costs for new drugs may rise, but not for years
CBC.ca
"You can't consider [intellectual property] measures in a vacuum, excluding all other policy tools available to governments," said Declan Hamill, a vice-president with Innovative Medicines Canada, which represents brand-name drug manufacturers in Canada.

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Fitbit is buying troubled smartwatch maker Pebble for around $40 million - TechCrunch

November 30, 2016 - 11:34pm

TechCrunch

Fitbit is buying troubled smartwatch maker Pebble for around $40 million
TechCrunch
Further, The Information said that the deal will see Pebble and its products closed down over time, with Fitbit acquiring its assets, which include intellectual property and software. “We don't comment on rumors or speculation,” a spokesperson from ...
Fitbit To Buy Pebble — The InformationThe Information
Fitbit is reportedly buying PebbleEngadget
Fitbit is close to buying PebbleThe Verge

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Terms of Use - Courthouse News Service

November 30, 2016 - 5:34pm

Terms of Use
Courthouse News Service
Links and RSS Feeds: We invite you to link to the Sites, and to make use of Courthouse News' RSS Feeds on your web site, provided such link or feed does not state or imply any sponsorship of your site by Courthouse News. ... By posting any User Content ...

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Canadian economy turns around to grow 3.5% in 3rd quarter - CBC.ca

November 30, 2016 - 9:13am

CBC.ca

Canadian economy turns around to grow 3.5% in 3rd quarter
CBC.ca
Business investment is one off-note, down 3.2 per cent in the third quarter, with less spending on intellectual property and on mergers and acquisitions. The Bank of Canada expects the economy grow at an overall rate of 1.1 per cent in 2016, followed ...

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'RSS stands for an economy based on legitimate money … collective conscience of the nation is for demonetisation' - Times of India (blog)

November 29, 2016 - 3:33pm

Times of India (blog)

'RSS stands for an economy based on legitimate money … collective conscience of the nation is for demonetisation'
Times of India (blog)
RSS stands for an economy based on legitimate money. Any move which ... Certain measures have been taken by the government such as on benami property, which will definitely check the disguised wealth of corrupt people. Real estate prices had soared ...

Fieldfisher posts 10% half-year revenue rise after run of merger ... - Legal Week

November 29, 2016 - 8:49am

Legal Week

Fieldfisher posts 10% half-year revenue rise after run of merger ...
Legal Week
UK firm sees H1 turnover rise to £64.1m after three merger deals in past six months.

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Connected Devices and Industrial Control Systems Expose Manufacturers to Cyber Threats - Logistics Management

November 28, 2016 - 9:10am

Logistics Management

Connected Devices and Industrial Control Systems Expose Manufacturers to Cyber Threats
Logistics Management
“Manufacturers are innovating at an unprecedented rate, integrating cutting-edge technologies in products, automating the shop floor, connecting supply chains, and increasingly investing in valuable intellectual property,” said Trina Huelsman, vice ...

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Minister calls for collaboration to protect intellectual property | P.M. ... - P.M. News

November 28, 2016 - 6:26am

P.M. News

Minister calls for collaboration to protect intellectual property | P.M. ...
P.M. News
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Monday called for collaborative efforts by stakeholders in the creative industry to ensure ...

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ITMA becomes CITMA - Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)

November 25, 2016 - 6:18pm

Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)

ITMA becomes CITMA
Managing Intellectual Property (subscription) (blog)
CharterITMA-300 Managing IP was present at the ceremony which was held at the historic building of the College of Arms. It was attended by members of the UK IP community as well as representatives from other bodies such as the Intellectual Property ...

Pub fined more than £41000 for screening illegal TV sports feed - Bradford Telegraph and Argus

November 25, 2016 - 12:16pm

Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Pub fined more than £41000 for screening illegal TV sports feed
Bradford Telegraph and Argus
The decision was made by the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) on November 18. IPEC, previously the Patents County Court or PCC, in London is an alternative venue to the High Court for bringing legal actions involving intellectual property ...

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Iceland is suing a supermarket that's using its name - CNNMoney

November 25, 2016 - 7:54am

CNNMoney

Iceland is suing a supermarket that's using its name
CNNMoney
The Icelandic government is now asking the European Union Intellectual Property Office to invalidate the trademark. Related: Iceland's new Vikings took France by storm. Iceland (the retailer) said it would "vigorously defend Iceland Foods' established ...
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African Legal Awards IP Team of the Year: ENSafrica | Legal Week - Legal Week

November 25, 2016 - 7:30am

Legal Week

African Legal Awards IP Team of the Year: ENSafrica | Legal Week
Legal Week
Work on a complex intellectual property ownership case secures award for ENSafrica.

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Dominic Corry: Five movie stars who could use a box-office hit right ... - New Zealand Herald

November 25, 2016 - 1:28am

Dominic Corry: Five movie stars who could use a box-office hit right ...
New Zealand Herald
We're constantly hearing about how the age of the movie star is over, and that intellectual property is all that matters now. While many films exist that support this ...

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Why Trump might not be so bad for China and Asia - CNN

November 25, 2016 - 12:06am

CNN

Why Trump might not be so bad for China and Asia
CNN
Trump knows personally the problems of copyright and intellectual property (IP) in China, issues hurting US interests from companies as varied as New Balance to Microsoft. The President-elect recently won a case against a real estate services firm ...

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