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Read|Delete 4.15.13

April 15, 2013

Which is the most tax friendly state? ALASKA According to the Tax Foundation, for the 17th straight year, Alaska ranks…

Read|Delete 4.10.13

April 10, 2013

When CEOs are asked what boards could do to better help the company, their Wish List boils down to this:…

Friday Factoid – 4.5.13

April 5, 2013

Not only does Lamborghini (the Italian car company) own registered trademarks on its names, it also registered with the USPTO…

Friday Factoid – 3.29.13

March 29, 2013

As a lead-up to the creation of hundreds of new global top level domain names (i.e., .web and .lawyer), the…

Friday Factoid – 3.22.13

March 22, 2013

Kodak (which filed for bankruptcy) developed the digital camera and obtained a patent for digital cameras well before they were…

Friday Factoid – 3.15.13

March 15, 2013

A 2012 study of jobs conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center found that IP-intensive industries…

Friday Factoid – 3.08.13

March 8, 2013

The song “Happy Birthday to You” is protected by copyright (until at least 2030). Source: http://www.snopes.com/music/songs/birthday.asp

Friday Factoid – 3.01.13

March 1, 2013

Article 27(2) of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights recognizes intellectual property rights as a fundamental human right. Source: http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/index.shtml

Friday Factoid – 2.22.13

February 22, 2013

In 1938, the creators of the Superman character and comics (Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster) sold their intellectual property rights…

Friday Factoid – 2.15.13

February 15, 2013

The number of worldwide Internet users increased 566% between 2000 and 2012.  The pool of available Internet Protocol numbers (also…