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New PatentlyO Law Journal Essay: Is There Any Need to Resort to a § 101 Exception for Prior Art Ideas?

New PatentlyO Law Journal Essay by Jeremy C. Doerre.  Mr. Doerre is a patent attorney with the law firm of Tillman Wright, PLLC. In the wake of Alice, many observers have suggested that the implicit judicial exception to 35 U.S.C. … Continue reading

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Wait – So There Is No “Viagra for the Brain?” FTC Yet Again Bars Dietary Supplement Sellers from Making Unsupported Cognitive Claims

Consumers over 50 are on an endless quest for things that make us feel, look, or perform like younger versions of ourselves. Marketers aware of how aging demographics are tuned into this quest. The FTC has been especially vigilant in … Continue reading

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Is There a Waiting Period to Get a Divorce in Alabama?

Yes, there is a mandatory waiting period before a divorce can be finalized in Alabama. According to the Code of Alabama §30-2-1, et. seq., there is a thirty day waiting period that must pass after the date of filing the … Continue reading

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The FCA has announced that there will be an independent investigation into the failure of London Capital & Finance

On 1 April 2019, the FCA announced that there will be an independent investigation into the failure of London Capital & Finance (LC&F). The FCA stated that the investigation should cover: whether the existing regulatory system adequately protects retail purchasers … Continue reading

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Is There an Opioid Epidemic in Texas?

There is a nationwide opioid epidemic, and of course, that opioid epidemic affects every state differently. The National Institute on Drug Abuse reported that in 2016 there were 1,375 people who died from opioid-related overdoses in the state of Texas. … Continue reading

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