Newsletter – February 2016

IP Update, February 2016

  • US companies doing business in Europe must navigate between the EU’s reverence for data privacy and the US’s emphasis on law enforcement. The regulatory situation is now chaotic. More. . .
  • Patent owners often ask the International Trade Commission to bar the importation of infringing goods. Recent court decisions both expand and contract the ITC’s jurisdiction. More. . .

  • The Google Books project continues to push the boundaries of fair use. The Second Circuit is the latest court to examine the elasticity of that doctrine.  More. . .