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Amendment to Chinese Trade Mark Law on bad faith trade mark applications with no intention to use

Complaints regarding the growth of bad faith trade mark applications in China have been raised for a while now.  The existing Trade Mark Law in China does not readily imply bad faith on trade mark applicants with no genuine intention … Continue reading

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New Cert Petition: Fifth Amendment Requires California To Spread The Cost Of Wildfire Inverse Condemnations To Ratepayers

Remember that Christopher Nolan movie from a few years ago, "Inception," with its dream-within-a-dream storyline? Well, that's what a recently-filed cert petition which asks the U.S. Supreme Court to jump into California's inverse-condemnation-liability-for-wildfires issue reminds us of with its taking-within-a-taking … Continue reading

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2019 Mexican Federal Labor Law Amendment

On May 1, 2019, Mexico’s Federal Official Gazette published a decree setting forth major amendments to Mexico’s Federal Labor Law (FLL) (Decree). The Decree follows and articulates the February 2017 amendment to the Federal Constitution that, among other things, (i) … Continue reading

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When Smart Devices Talk: AI and Fourth Amendment Rights

Artificial intelligence (AI) is woven into the fabric of our everyday lives, whether it is smartphones in our pockets or virtual assistants in our homes or offices. While smart devices aim to make our lives easier, their proliferation raises important … Continue reading

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EFF to Tenth Circuit: First Amendment Protects Right to Record Police

The First Amendment protects the public’s right to use electronic devices to record on-duty police officers, EFF argued in an amicus brief filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. The case, Frasier v. Evans, was brought … Continue reading

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