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HM Treasury progress update on proposed Regulation amending EMIR supervisory regime for EU and third country CCPs

On 11 March 2019, the UK Government has published a letter (dated 7 March 2019) from the Economic Secretary to HM Treasury, John Glen MP, to Sir William Cash, House of Commons EU Scrutiny Committee Chair, providing a further update … Continue reading

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Internet Governance Forum: ACTA A Possible Show-Stopper For IP Progress (IP-Watch)

The third annual United Nations-led Internet Governance Forum in Hyderabad, India this month addressed a range of topics related to intellectual property rights and the free flow of information, and provided a venue for doubts about a closed-door international anti-counterfeiting … Continue reading

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Progress and Potential: A profile of women inventors on U.S. patents

The following comes directly from the USPTO:  On February 11, 2019, the USPTO released “Progress and Potential: A profile of women inventors on U.S. patents,” a report on the trends and characteristics of U.S. women inventors named on U.S. patents … Continue reading

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[Ilya Somin] Progress in the Struggle Against Exclusionary Zoning

Reforms in multiple jurisdictions could help loosen restrictions on development that infringe on property rights, inflate housing prices, and cut off large numbers of people from job opportunities. There may not be a lot of good political news these days. … Continue reading

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Patent Progress and Its Discontents: 2018 in Review

In 2018, technologists and users continued to be plagued by abstract, ridiculous software patents. The good news is there are more ways than ever before to fight back against those patents—some of them pretty effective. Unfortunately, patent trolls and abusive … Continue reading

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