Two closely watched copyright cases over the songs “Blurred Lines” and “Stairway to Heaven,” both set for rulings next year by the Ninth Circuit, are quietly linked by a common question: What music can jurors actually hear?
Fraser Mann has joined the Goodman & Carr LLP as a partner in the Technology Business Solutions Group, the firm said.
Dispute concerns technology to allow internet users to search for shops in their zip codes.
Dispute with University of California and Boston Scientific concerns embolic coils for use in the treatment of cerebral vascular conditions.
Robert W. Sacoff, a partner in Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury, Hilliard & Geraldson, an intellectual property law and litigation firm founded in 1883, has been elected as the Chair of the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law.
ITS won't enforce Philips embargo request, but finds that Taiwanese CR-R manufacturers ingringed on six patents.
U.S. law firm Kirkpatrick & Lockhart has added an intellectual property team to its New York office with the appointment of Anthony Handal as a partner, Legal Week reported.
Stan Pawlik, Eugene Kim, and Jalal Sadr join Carr & Ferrell LLP's IP group as associates, and Robert Hayden returns as associate.
India accounts for 90% of viewers of pirated TV signals in Asia, new survey finds.
Craig Cardon has joined Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the San Francisco office.
Intellectual property litigator Robert Unikel has joined Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw LLP's intellectual property practice as a partner in Chicago.
Dorsey & Whitney intellectual property specialist Niel Ackermann has resigned to return to his former firm, Hewitsons of Cambridge, U.K., Legal Week reported.
Shearman & Sterling is expected to hire two leading intellectual property specialists from Fish & Neave, Legal Week reported.
Darby & Darby, a New York intellectual-property law firm, has hired David Tellekson as managing partner of its new Seattle office, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer reported.
Elizabeth Stotland Weiswasser has rejoined the Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP as a partner in the Life Sciences and Intellectual Property practices, working out of the firm's Washington, D.C. and New York offices.
Glenayre agrees to license BellSouth patent for one-number technology involving sequential routing to locate user.
The decision marks a turnaround in policy and follows a deal to cut costs for generic anti-HIV drugs in developing nations.
Lawsuit is believed to concern advanced semiconductor manufacturing technologies used for Sony Playstation consoles.
Haier-Sanyo joint venture sells refrigerators and other home appliances in Japan.
Middle Eastern piracy rates are among the highest in the world.
Dispute concerns technology enabling roaming across multiple active networks.