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Data Breach: No Injury-in-Fact, Case Dismissed

It well known that there are, unfortunately, many data breaches that frequently put private citizens’ data privacy in jeopardy.  States have passed a variety of statutes...

To Limit or Not to Limit: What Is the Basis of Your Prior Art Distinction During Prosecution?

VECTURA LIMITED v. GLAXOSMITHKLINE LLC Before Prost, Bryson, and Wallach.  Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Delaware Summary: Distinguishing...

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The White House just announced the nomination of  former Deputy General Counsel for Google, Michelle Lee, for the next director of the US Patent and Trademark... Read More »
Market research and competitive analysis is a large industry in the US and globally with recent studies estimating its value at around $39B annually. The challenge... Read More »
What is crowdsourcing? Crowdsourcing is not a unique invention of the internet era, but modern connectedness has helped it come into its own. It is the process of ... Read More »
Gamers, take notice. There's a new player in town, and it's name is Ouya. It has an impressive recent past with Kickstarter, an intriguing present, and a... Read More »
The buzz words of 2012 are officially “collaborative innovation.”  A 3-second Google search yields more than 3 million results containing these... Read More »
There are a number of fundamental principles used by software engineers when creating new technologies for end consumers.  One of the more popular design... Read More »
"Invention, strictly speaking, is little more than a new combination of those images which have been previously gathered and deposited in the memory; nothing can ... Read More »
We have all heard at one point that you cannot believe everything you read.  This is especially true when it comes to content on the Internet.  While we... Read More »
What does the largest search engine in the world have in common with the largest casino in the world? Surprisingly, both of these corporate organizations, Google ... Read More »
When you’re trained to be a scientist, you learn the fundamental process of experimentation: The scientific method. New-generation scientists see enormous... Read More »
Business models are the underlying and sometimes hidden rationales that describe how an organization creates, delivers and captures value. Start-up companies often... Read More »
Transparency Life Sciences, LLC (TLS), a new drug development company, has launched a thoroughly innovative platform for clinical studies, with an objective of... Read More »
Data mining, the hidden seamless process in which algorithms present us with relevant search results based on the input of keywords, is reaching a critical juncture... Read More »
No stranger to controversy, Microsoft has found itself at the center of a minor storm of criticism (and some ridicule) over the company’s latest patent: a... Read More »
The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA was abuzz with coffee-fueled conversation the weekend of Oct. 21-22nd as a very diverse bunch -... Read More »