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Think You Don’t Belong At The ITC Because You Don’t Sell Or Import Your Products? Think Again: You May Be An Importer Without Even Knowing It

USA - March 27 2020 Under Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (19 U.S.C. 1337), it is unlawful to import, sell for importation, or sell after importation an article…

Paul T. Qualey

Proposed Counterfeit Goods Seizure Act of 2019 Would Provide Design Patent Protection at the US Border

USA - December 18 2019 Earlier this month, a bipartisan group of Senators introduced a bill—the Counterfeit Goods Seizure Act of 2019—to expand the authority of US Customs…

Gary Abelev, Paul D. Ackerman

Congress Seeks to Curb Counterfeits: New Senate Bill Aims to Provide Enhanced Border Enforcement for Design Patents

USA - December 10 2019 One thing Congress agrees on: counterfeit goods are bad for US retailers, consumers, and intellectual property owners. And it seems that no consumer…

Gary Abelev, Paul D. Ackerman

Copyright Clash to Receive Supreme Treatment

USA - December 3 2019 Is a software interface entitled to copyright protection? Does use of an existing software interface when creating a new computer program constitute…

Christopher Gresalfi

Can An Algorithm Be An Author? (And Other AI Questions The PTO Is Now Asking)

USA - November 4 2019 First the machines came for our inventors; today they come for our authors and artists. An AI-created portrait sold for more than $400,000 in late…

Michael S. Turner