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Intellectual Property and Technology News (North America), Issue 43, Q3 2019

Intellectual Property and Technology News Series

Intellectual Property and Technology News

Helping you embrace the changing marketplace

Frank Ryan

Frank Ryan, Global Co-Chair and US Co-Chair, Intellectual Property and Technology

Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, augmented reality, digital assets, and blockchain are among the new technologies we discuss in this issue, each of them requiring regular review and analysis of current laws and sometimes new laws to ensure appropriate protection.

We are here to help you embrace the changing marketplace while protecting your digital assets and intellectual property. Whether it's helping you overcome legal challenges in the age of digitization or protecting your intellectual property concerning a virtual reality, we have the legal experience you need. We're proud of our 34 lawyers in 9 countries who were ranked by the IAM Patent 1000 as some of the top patent professionals in the world. The members of our team, among them the authors in this issue, strive to stay at the cutting edge of IPT business law. Our global footprint can help you manage your operations in important geographies around the world, online, and in the virtual space.

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Ann K. Ford, Global Co-Head, Sectors, US Co-Chair, Intellectual Property and Technology

To learn more about how DLA Piper can help you, please contact any member of our team.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Editor's column
30 Sep 2019

We are excited to bring you this 43rd issue of IPT News

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Virtual Reality
Augmented reality and virtual reality: IP considerations
30 Sep 2019

As AR and VR technologies evolve, publishers and users must consider the legal implications on IP rights.

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Supreme Court Corner
Supreme Court Corner
30 Sep 2019

The Lanham Act's prohibition on registration of "immoral or scandalous" trademarks violates the First Amendment; the federal government is not a "person" under the AIA.

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Russian SC
The Russian Supreme Court clarifies intellectual property legislation
30 Sep 2019

Clarifications from the Supreme Court have a significant impact on the further development of court practice in Russia.

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377 update
ITC Section 337 update: Expect heavy emphasis on public interest in pharma/medical device investigations
30 Sep 2019

Difficult public interest issues may arise when a potentially life-saving drug or medical device is sought to be excluded.

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Influencer
With great influence comes great responsibility: potential liabilities in the growing influencer marketplace
30 Sep 2019

What responsibility, if any, falls on the influencer for social media product endorsements?

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AI Practice
DLA Piper launches global Artificial Intelligence practice
30 Sep 2019

DLA Piper's new Artificial Intelligence practice aims to assist companies as they navigate the legal landscape of AI’s emerging and disruptive technologies.

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Mooney and Swiatek
Patent prosecution capabilities grow on the West Coast
30 Sep 2019

Patent prosecution partners Christopher Mooney and Maria Swiatek have joined the firm’s Intellectual Property and Technology practice in Silicon Valley. 

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34 DLA Piper lawyers in 9 countries ranked among The World's Leading Patent Professionals
30 Sep 2019

IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals 2019 has named 34 DLA Piper lawyers from 9 countries to its list of top patent professionals.

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Tank
Electronic signature leader Margo H.K. Tank named to the National Law Journal's Technology Law Trailblazers list
30 Sep 2019

Margo H.K. Tank has been named to the National Law Journal's list of Technology Law Trailblazers. 

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Radcliffe
The Recorder names Mark Radcliffe to 2019 California Trailblazers list
30 Sep 2019

Silicon Valley-based partner Mark Radcliffe was recently named to The Recorder's 2019 list of California Trailblazers.

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IPT News Q3 2019
Going global
30 Sep 2019

Our complimentary, continuously updated Guide to Going Global – Intellectual Property and Technology is designed for companies seeking to expand their operations globally.

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