Category: IP Law
Copyright – What Is It And How Does It Protect You
Copyright describes the legal rights of the owner of any type of intellectual property, protecting it from being used, duplicated, or adapted for personal or professional gain. For example, copyrights for a movie, book, song, painting, or image. Anyone who uses copyrighted material must give credit to the original owner and can’t claim the intellectual […]
Alice Corp. Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank Int’l: The Bane of Computer and Software Related Patents
What Was the Alice Decision? And How Did It Affect Inventors Seeking Patent Protection for Software? Alice Corp. Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank Int’l is a 2014 United States Supreme Court decision that significantly limited the patentability of software. For inventors, it is important to know which types of software are patent eligible post-Alice because […]
Big Law vs Small Law
Why a solo patent attorney is your best bet
Intellectual Property Law- more harm than good?
A brief discussion on the value of intellectual property law.
Fairness Exceptions to Copyright
A look as the origins of copyright law, an introduction to fair use in the US, and a survey of fairness exceptions in other jurisdictions.
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