We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 1,083

Copyright Liability Safe Harbor Treatment Requires Action by December 31, 2017 for Many
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2017

Website or information “service providers” who in the past have made hard-copy filings to designate agents to take advantage of the “safe harbor”


GivingTuesday’s Tax Deduction Tips
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • November 28 2017

On this GivingTuesday, if you are thinking about making a cash gift to one or more of your favorite causes and you intend to claim a charitable


Oil States Energy Services v. Greene’s Energy Group
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • November 27 2017

What are the central issues in Oil States Energy Services v. Greene’s Energy Group? Rory P. Pheiffer: The central issue is whether inter partes


Massachusetts Creates Yet Another Category of Employee Leave for 2018
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2017

Massachusetts employers long have had reasonable accommodations obligations to disabled or handicapped employees. And most employers long have


Your Patent Agent Communications Are Secret at the PTABor Are They?
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2017

Earlier this week, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“PTO”) finalized a new rule, extending the attorney-client privilege to


Gift and Estate Tax Exclusion Amounts Set to Increase in 2018
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2017

Around this time every year, the IRS looks at whether there has been a year-over-year increase in the Consumer Price Index and announces inflation


To File or Not File Provisional Patent Applications - Part 2: The Cons
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2017

In Part 1 of this post, I discussed various advantages of provisional patent applications, which are a growingly popular initial filing option for


Effective Cause Marketing: Ways to Ensure Your Good Deeds Go Unpunished
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2017

Collaborations between charitable organizations and for-profit businesses to simultaneously promote a cause and raise funds for the charity have been


OMB and EEOC Announce Stay on Employer Use of New EEO-1 Report
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2017

Employers and federal contractors required to file the EEO-1 Report are likely to be relieved to learn that, on August 29, 2017, the federal


Part I: Can The Invention be Kept Secret?
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2017

Key Takeaway: One critical question to ask when deciding whether to protect your invention using patents or trade secrets is how well the invention