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By Chad Rutkowski
BakerHostetler has created a web-based tool, which summarizes cases addressing copyright protection for computer software.
By Alan Friel, Carolina A. Alonso
Every year, especially around the holidays, more and more products that connect to the internet hit the market.
By Michael Ferguson, Christian Jones, Adam Higgins, Tyler Thompson
House Republicans will gather tonight for a GOP-only meeting to plot strategy on passing a stopgap budget bill, but a breakdown among key senators on separate immigration legislation ...
By Chad Rutkowski
2017 was a big year for raising the profile of copyright in protecting computer programs. Two cases in particular helped bring attention to a myth that was addressed and dispelled some time ago ...
By Michael Stein
In Finjan v. Blue Coat Systems, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit rendered a decision containing interesting rulings on patentable subject matter (affirming the District Court...
By Paul Karlsgodt
2017 was a relatively quiet year for major class action news, especially in the Supreme Court, which addressed only a handful of cases that might have an impact on class actions ...
By Michael Ferguson, Christian Jones, Adam Higgins, Tyler Thompson
With less than two weeks before another deadline to avert a government shutdown, Republican leaders on Capitol Hill say they're cautiously optimistic about crafting a budget agreement ...
By Kerry T. Scarlott, Lana Muranovic
A little-known but powerful U.S. government committee is gaining the attention of Congress. In November 2017, members of the U.S. House and Senate ...
By Jessica Watkins
On December 15, 2017, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit struck down as unconstitutional the clause within 15 U.S.C. § 1052(a) ("Section 2(a)") ...
By Fanny Ferdman
As you may know, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed the Massachusetts Pregnant Workers Fairness Act in July, expanding state protections for pregnant women and new mothers, and setting new rules for employers with six or more employees
By Andreas T. Kaltsounis
Risk assessments are a fundamental part of any organization's risk management process. But many organizations still do not incorporate true risk assessments ...
By Shannon V. McCue
On my drive to work, there was a trash bag on the freeway, then a box, and later a couple of bags flying around.
By Alan Friel, Linda Goldstein, Holly Melton
It all seems so long ago. But it's only been about a year and a half. Back in May 2016, the Supreme Court handed down a ruling in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins.
By Alan Friel, Linda Goldstein, Holly Melton
Bartosz Grabowski's world was rocked. In early December 2016, Grabowski entered a Dunkin' Donuts in Chicago, Illinois and purchased a glazed blueberry donut.
By Alan Friel, Linda Goldstein, Holly Melton
The promise of Fitbit products is amazing, even if it's a little scary. The company's slim, attractive wearable devices and accessories – watches, wristbands and clips ...
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