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- Blog: Garrigues Intellectual Property BlogCompanies that own IP rights generate 55% higher revenues per employee than those that do not, according to a EUIPO and EPO studyPosted on February 23, 2021 by Almudena VigilAccording to the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and the European Patent Office (EPO), which last February 8 released the results of a new study on the “Impact of intellectual property rights intensive industries in the European Union”, there is still a long way to go as regards companies’ awareness of the advantages of […] La entrada Companies that own IP rights generate 55% higher revenues per employee than those that do not, according to a EUIPO and EPO study apareció primero en Intellectual and Industrial Property Blog - Garrigues.
- Blog: Patent 213“Anything You Say …” — Terms with Inconsistent Definitions Are IndefinitePosted on February 16, 2021 by Andrew TuggleLast week, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) held the term “computer” to be indefinite. That such a familiar term could be indefinite should warn patent practitioners to take care when arguing the scope of a term — even in otherwise unrelated proceedings, possibly separated by years. Infinity Computer Products, Inc.,...
- Blog: Antitrust UpdateStaples Announces Plans to Purchase Office Depot: Will Its Third Attempt Be More Successful?Posted on February 10, 2021 by Jonathan Hermann, Melissa R. GinsbergStaples’ parent company recently announced plans for an attempt to buy all outstanding stock of Office Depot’s parent company (ODP) for $2.1 billion, stating that it will pursue an all-cash tender offer in March if the parties cannot reach an agreement by then. Staples attempted a similar purchase in 2016, which it called off after [...]
- Blog: Pipeline LawFERC’s 2020 Annual Report on Enforcement: Key Focus for Pipeline CompaniesPosted on December 4, 2020 by Alicia M. Kliner and Myles F. ReynoldsOn November 19, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Office of Enforcement (Enforcement) issued the 2020 Annual Report on Enforcement (Report). The Report informs the public and the regulated community of Enforcement’s fiscal year activities occurring October 1, 2019, through September 30, 2020 (FY 2020). Notably, the Report does not include any enforcement actions... The post FERC’s 2020 Annual Report on Enforcement: Key Focus for Pipeline Companies appeared first on PipelineLaw. Continue Reading