Thought leaders from around the world contribute their perspectives on landmark cases, new legislation, and legal perspectives on new technologies, business practices, and civil procedure.
Paul C. Van Slyke
Your company name and important brand names are two types of your most valuable business assets. Without your company name and brand names, consumers and trade buyers would not be able to identify easily (and choose) your goods or services over those of another.
Paul C. Van Slyke
The first of a two-part look at updates to the U.S. trademark registration process, and what it means for you and your business.
Brand owners seeking to obtain exclusive rights in their advertising slogans for campaigns encompassing the United States and Europe should bear in mind certain well-established principles.
Carol Steinour Young and Emily Hart
On June 19, 2017, the United States Supreme Court settled the issue of whether an offensive name—in this case, an Asian-American rock band called “The Slants”—can properly be registered as a trademark.
Registering and investigating trademarks are just the beginning when it comes to keeping your intellectual property safe.
Paul C. Van Slyke
The second of a two-part look at updates to the U.S. trademark registration process, and what to expect if yours was selected for an audit.
Trademark clearance for craft breweries.
An Interview With Jan Bernd Nordemann of Boehmert & Boehmert, Winner of the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" Award for Intellectual Property Law in Germany
The international property law attorney discusses his firm's recent successes and the trends taking over the IP field.
Jennifer Ko Craft
IPR protection strategies that work.
Frederic M. Wilf
Cloud computing continues to be a powerful and cost-effective means to build a business with international reach.
What is "use" in commerce?
Sebastian Chilco and Rachel Fendell Satinsky
Looking to make a difference as a practitioner of environmental law? These seven pointers will help bolster your green bona fides.
G. Christian Roux
Everyone agrees U.S. infrastructure is in lamentable shape. Can Congress and the Trump administration muster the courage to do something about it?
For success in any trial, jury selection and case framing are key.
Aver Lex won the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Criminal Defense in Ukraine.
Noerr received the 2019 "Law Firm of the Year" award for Information Tehcnology Law in Germany.
Students for Fair Admissions is challenging Harvard's policy of holistic admissions—and might change the future of affirmative action.
Mariano Roca López
How Spain is paving the way for self-sufficient homes.
Making these mistakes will seriously impact your ability to claim damages following an accident.
Caplin & Drysdale
JCOPE's new comprehensive lobbying regulations will close loopholes and make key changes to grassroots and direct lobbying starting January 2019.
Donald L. Sapir
By letting advertisers target men in job postings, Facebook may be contributing to gendered discrimination.
The public affairs group breaks down each race across the country using public data.
Sidney F. Ansbacher
New law requires FEMA to audit failed hurricane contracts.
Ann E. Evanko
New York's Stop Sexual Harassment Act goes into effect in October 2019.
Information technology lawyers weigh in on the question of data ownership following the GDPR's passage.
Comprehensive screenings and instituting a "dose ceiling" are two ways to tackle care for at-risk patients.
Listed environmental lawyers share their thoughts on who should be leading the current sustainability movement.