In a major win for Australian brand owners, the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia has held that the Paul’s Warehouse discount retail chain infringed the
September 11, 2012
Spokeo is the FTC's first Fair Credit Reporting Act enforcement action to involve the use of social media in the context of screening for employment...
September 06, 2012
On August 31, 2012, the Federal Circuit, sitting en banc, addressed the "problem of divided infringement." Akamai Techs., Inc. v. Limelight Ne...
September 05, 2012
A jury ruling in Apple’s favour over Samsung in the United States District Court could have a chilling effect on rivals.
August 30, 2012
On August 16, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (the “USCAFC”) rendered its decision in the Myriad case after the case was remanded back...
August 21, 2012
On August 21, Fulbright IP attorney Christopher Kindel presented at the Austin Intellectual Property Law Association luncheon.
“The old industrial era has been supplanted by a new knowledge based economy in which ideas and innovation have become the wellspring of economic growth and...
August 13, 2012
The Advertising Standards Board has handed down two landmark decisions, raising the bar on social media responsibility and creating further challenges for businesses.
August 07, 2012
The Commissioner of Patents has recently offered specific guidelines on on the patentability/validity of monoclonal antibody claims.
July 31, 2012
Intellectual property ("IP") may be the most valuable asset a company owns, making its protection of paramount importance. Federal and state s...
July 30, 2012
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