Companies are increasingly working cooperatively to develop technology, particularly software programs. One critical issue is the ownership of the resulting intellectual property in the software programs.
NIST RFI to Solicit Feedback On Cybersecurity Framework Closing: Good Opportunity to Assess Suggestions and Concerns
On Friday, October 10th, an opportunity to submit comments on a Request for Information concerning awareness and implementation of the “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity” closes.
Alice in Wonderland: The Ongoing Impact of Alice Corp. V. CLS Bank Int’l On Computer-Implemented Inventions
On June 19, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a unanimous decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Int’l (Alice).
Operators of social media platforms and other websites must manage a large number of risks arising from their interactions with users.
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Considers Privacy Implications for New Vehicle-to-Vehicle Technology
The Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) announced in 2014 that it would begin steps toward implementing vehicle-to-vehicle (“V2V”) technology with an aim toward decreasing the number of traffic accidents on the nation’s roads.
Have to give them an “A” for effort. “Patent troll” MPHJ Technology Investments, LLC sued the FTC hoping to shut down its investigation into the company because the investigation violated MPHJ’s First Amendment rights to petition.
Emerging Technology and Existing Law: Can Geofencing Provide Radio Webcasters a Workaround of Digital Performance Royalties?
New technology continues to generate business models that test the limits of intellectual property laws enacted before such technologies were ever contemplated.
If given the opportunity, anyone that has been defamed on Reddit would surely “downvote” the popular website for its policy on defamation removal.
As an engineer-turned-attorney, it’s unsurprising that I rely on various gizmos and gadgets for news and communication. And recently, with services like Netflix, I get my entertainment fix through online streaming—so do a third of Anglophone Canadians, according to a recent Media Technology Monitor study. But not all streaming media experiences are made equal.
Although it groups the African region within its “Rest of World” operating segment, Facebook’s attention to — and resulting successes on — the continent indicate that Africa has the potential to play a significant role in the company’s future.