- Blog: Antitrust UpdateSenate bill would attach strings to state licensing boards’ antitrust immunityPosted on August 18, 2017 by As we noted last month, the FTC has recently been voicing concerns about potentially anticompetitive actions of state professional licensing boards. Our post also discussed the scope of such boards’ immunity from antitrust liability under the Supreme Court’s caselaw. Now, a U.S. Senate bill sponsored by Republicans Mike Lee, Ted Cruz, and Ben Sasse seeks [...]
- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogFTC Posts Fifth Blog in Its “Stick with Security” SeriesPosted on August 18, 2017 by Hunton & Williams LLPOn August 18, 2017, the FTC published the fifth blog post in its "Stick with Security" series, which outlines steps businesses can take to secure sensitive data, including when it is in transit. … Continue Reading
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Podcast Ep. 39 – PermitZone with Ray AntoninoPosted on August 16, 2017 by AdminWe speak with Ray Antonino from PermitZone, a technology for contractors and do-it-yourselfers to apply for, pay, and receive permits online, nationwide. PermitZone is headquartered in Myrtle Beach, SC. http:// www.permitzone.com/
- Blog: TSMP ForefrontWe do(n’t) need another (type of) heroPosted on August 8, 2017 by Forefront: By TSMP takes a break from mulling the Law, and doffs its cap to Singapore’s heroes as we celebrate Singapore’s 52nd birthday.
- Blog: Minter Ellison Technology, Media and IP BlogCanada's Supreme Court decision against Google has far reaching implicationsPosted on July 23, 2017 by On 28 June 2017 Canada's Supreme Court upheld a decision ordering Google to remove links to websites unlawfully selling the intellectual property of another company. The Judges (7-2) in Google Inc. v. Equustek Solutions Inc maintained that Canadian courts had authority to issue an injunction forcing Google, a non-party to the initial proceedings, to delete search results, not only within Canada but globally. The case The underlying action (commenced in 2011) involved Equustek Solutions Inc (Equustek), a small technology company, launching proceedings against Datalink Technologies Gateways L...
- Blog: SerendIPity: Intellectual Property Law BlogSupreme Court’s Ruling on Damages Creates Uncertain Future for Design PatentsPosted on December 21, 2016 by Matthew T. HaysIn an opinion handed down on December 6th, 2016, the Supreme Court continued its tradition of unanimously overruling the Federal Circuit while chipping away at the power of patents. While the decision itself was brief and uncomplicated, it characteristically left the most difficult questions to be debated in the lower courts. Read More › Tags: