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Ninth Circuit Draws Fine Line Around Fine Art Resale Royalties

Resurrection of Resale Royalty Act permissible with severance of portion dealing with California domiciles.


Revelers, Rejoice: Haydel's "Mardi Gras Bead Dog" Unprotectable

Bakery's design of NOLA tradition indistinctive, allowing for dismissal of copyright infringement claim.


En Banc Constitutionality of Trademark Act's Ban Against Registration of Disparaging Marks to Be Reviewed

In the case In re Tam, a band fights for its right to reclaim a racial slur.


Articles »

Keep Your 'Friends' Close

By Helen H. Ji

Can businesses protect social media contacts as trade secrets?


Did Teva Alter the Standard for Invalidating a Patent for Indefiniteness?

By Joan Ellis, Ph.D.

What is the proper standard of review during claim construction?

Teva Pharmaceuticals: Is It Time to Rethink How You Will Argue Claim Construction?

By H. Jonathan Redway

Supreme Court rules that resolution of any subsidiary factual disputes must be reviewed for clear error.


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ABA Section of Litigation Core Knowledge Project

Get more information about Core Knowledge on our Programs & Materials page.


Committee Presents Programs on Patent Trolls

The April 10th program, "Patent Trolls—Do They Help or Hurt Innovation and Will the Legislation Kill Them," offered a lively debate on this hot topic.

Join Us for Our Monthly Conference Calls!

The calls take place on the second Wednesday of each month at noon Pacific time. Upcoming Committee projects, programs, and publications are all on the agenda.

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