Tag Archives: Intellectual

World Intellectual Property Day 2018: Women in Innovation and Creativity

The U.S. Copyright Office will celebrate World Intellectual Property Day with a special event on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. in the historic Coolidge Auditorium in the Jefferson Building in Washington, DC. This year’s theme, as announced by … Continue reading

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Chien on Inequality, Innovation, and Intellectual Property

Colleen V. Chien (Santa Clara University – School of Law) has posted Inequality, Innovation, and Intellectual Property on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: This article explores the relationship between innovation, intellectual property, and inequality, making three contributions. First, it reveals how shifts … Continue reading

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Intellectual Property and the Red Planet: Formulating IP Policies Towards the Successful Colonization of Mars

Human colonization of the planet Mars is not a question of “if” but rather of “when,” or “how soon?” The challenges ahead are immense but so too are the perceived benefits. This article addresses an aspect that, thus far, has … Continue reading

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The "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017" (the "TCJA") changed the tax treatment of self-created intellectual property ("IP").

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Express Employee Patent Assignments: Staying True to Intellectual Property's Credo of Rewarding Innovation

Express Employee Patent Assignments: Staying True to Intellectual Property's Credo of Rewarding InnovationPaul SpielEmployees often assign away rights without knowing they are doing so, introducing what some have called ”cube-wrap” contracts. In ProCD, the 7th Circuit concluded that shrink-wrap agreements … Continue reading

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