Patent & IP news for April 17, 2016

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post image Noncompete clauses: are they part of the grand theme of the crisis of innovation? from

One of the more interesting developments regarding IP have been attempts to link it with a grand theme. For the last decade or so, the most prominent example has been that the patent system is ...

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post image Patent Grants 2016 Update from

2016 is back-on-track in terms of patent grants. In February I reported USPTO patent grant numbers were trending lower than the record levels set in 2014 and 2015.  However, the PTO has picked-up-the-pace and is ...

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post image Letter from AmeriKat: Are patent trolls a problem in the ITC? from

The AmeriKat keeping her ears peeled for
the possibility of major reform for
patent disputes in the ITC
Last Thursday, the Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet Subcommittee of the House of Representatives Judiciary Committe ...

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IPLAC Trade Secrets Seminar from

The Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) will be holding its twenty-six annual Trade Secrets Seminar from 1:00 to 4:00 pm (Central) on April 21, 2016 at the John Marshall Law School ...

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CBS Sunday Morning on April 17, 2016 from

Charles Osgood introduced the stories for April 17, 2016. The cover story is by Barry Petersen on the country of Bhutan, where love and compassion are values and the goal is "gross national happiness." Second ...

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Conference & CLE Calendar from

April 20, 2016 - "Patents After the AIA: Evolving Law and Practice - Part 2" (American Intellectual Property Law Association) - 12:30 to 2:00 pm (Eastern) April 21, 2016 - 32nd Annual Joint Patent Practice Seminar (Connecticut ...

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