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Patent Search Software In A Down Economy

Law360 (January 12, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Sigmund Freud postulated that "denial" is a defense mechanism exhibited by people faced with a fact that is too uncomfortable to accept, and who instead reject the truth despite overwhelming evidence.

First: what are the facts?

According to Peer Monitor Index, counter-cyclical practice areas like bankruptcy and regulatory work are showing strength in late 2008, but IP, litigation and corporate work continues to slow.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently reported that the legal services industry lost more than 1,000 jobs in October.

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