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America in Primetime

In the US, PBS will be showing shortly a documentary series called America in Primetime that will talk about the best shows created since the invention of television: America in Primetime is structured around the most com-pelling shows on television … Continue reading

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Two Free Webinars on America Invents Act This Week

There are two free webinars this week relative to the America Invents Act to alert you to. Given the enormity of the changes and how every time I read the legislation I seem to find something new, you might want … Continue reading

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America Invents: The Unintended Consequences of Patent Reform

Notwithstanding the inherent unreliability of legislative history and the truly scary prospect of trying to get inside the head of Members of Congress, it seems fairly clear to me that the America Invents Act, which was signed into law by … Continue reading

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Bank of America Gets Major Fine for Whistleblower Firing

Bank of America was fined yet again, when it was found liable for the firing of an employee responsible for discovering fraud at Countrywide. The employee was fired in direct violation of whistleblower protection laws, said the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

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America Invents: A Simple Guide to Patent Reform, Part 1

Written by Gene Quinn, of IPWatchdog and Practice Center Contributor. [Yesterday] I spoke at the Practising Law Institute program on the America Invents Act. We had a good turnout in the room and an excellent turnout via webcast. The program … Continue reading

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