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Frauds and Phishes and Trolls!

Have you recently received a “notice” that looks like an official communication from the Patent and Trademark Office?...

Will Misappropriation of Trade Secrets Lead to Privacy Law Violations?

In a recently filed case before the US District Court in the Middle District of Florida, Seacoast Banking...

Is Your Terminal Disclaimer a Ticking Time Bomb?

After you determine the earlier of the two dates calculated from the above rule, there are several variables that can affect whether that 20 year term is the actual expiration date, including a) Patent Term Adjustment (PTA), which is a mechanism whereby the term of the patent can be extended beyond the statutory 20 years […]