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Copyright Alert: The European Union Exposes Websites to Copyright Liability for Linking to Infringing Material of Third Parties
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • September 22 2016

The Court of Justice of the European Union ruled on September 8, 2016 that websites that merely link to infringing material (instead of copying it


Litigation Alert: The Federal Circuit Forms a Trio of Patent Eligible Subject Matter for Software Methods, Reversing Finding of Invalidity for Three-Dimensional Computer Animation Patent
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2016

Last week, the Federal Circuit again addressed when claimed methods involving software are too abstract to be patentable. The Federal Circuit in


Litigation Alert: The Sixth Circuit Recognizes Article III Standing in Data Breach Case Despite Absence of Identity Theft Allegations
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2016

Last week, the Sixth Circuit held that allegations that personal information was stolen following a data breach was sufficient to confer Article III


Bad Science Makes Bad Patent LawNo Science Makes It Worse (Part II)
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2016

In Part I, I explained some general criteria for laws of nature, considering the prototypes of Newton's laws and Einstein's Emc2. Now I'll turn to


Advanced Copyright Issues on the Internet
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • Global, USA
  • September 19 2016

During recent years, the Internet has become the basic foundational infrastructure for the global movement of data of all kinds. With continued growth


McRo: Preemption Matters After All
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2016

The Federal Circuit has released its long-awaited opinion in McRo v. Bandai, reversing the lower court's decision that the claims were ineligible


Bad Science Makes Bad Patent LawNo Science Makes It Worse (Part I)
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2016

I believe that the opinions of the Federal Circuit do not reflect a deep understanding of science and technology. In this blog I'll focus


Litigation Alert: The Eighth Circuit Applies Spokeo to Reject Standing for Technical Violation of Privacy Statute
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2016

Last week, the Eighth Circuit became the first Circuit Court to address the reach of Spokeo v. Robbins in a privacy case, holding that a


The Eighth Circuit Applies Spokeo to Reject Standing for Technical Violation of Privacy Statute
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2016

Last week, the Eighth Circuit became the first Circuit Court to address the reach of Spokeo v. Robbins in a privacy case, holding that a plaintiff's


AliceStorm in the Dog Days of Summer
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 7 2016

Over the past two months, the trends I've discussed in my previous blogs on AliceStorm have continued and become more entrenched. In particular, the