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IPR Defense 2017 – Lessons From Denied Inter Partes Review Petitions

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The America Invents Act (AIA) created a proceeding, called inter partes review (IPR), to challenge the validity of an issued patent at the United States […]

Secondary Liability for Trademark Infringement

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 The Lanham Act does not expressly cover the idea that a party who does not directly infringe another’s trademark may nevertheless be indirectly liable for […]

Indemnification Agreements – The Basics

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Indemnification agreements create a express contractual obligations for one party to protect another party from loss or injury.  41 Am. Jur. 2d Indemnity § 1. […]

Non Infringement Warranty – Updates to UCC Section 2-312

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The following are cases address different aspects of the non infringement warranty under the Uniform Commercial Code Section 2-312:
Choice of Law as applied to Non […]

Warranty Against Infringement – UCC Section 2-312

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Warranty Against Infringement – UCC Section 2-312
In a case involving the warranty against infringement, RKO-Stanley Warner Theatres, Inc. sold some equipment to the lessees of […]

Indemnify and Hold Harmless Clause

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Indemnification clauses are a ubiquitous risk-shifting tool in commercial contracts.  It is quite common to find the phrase “indemnify and hold harmless” in these clauses, […]

Intellectual Property Indemnification – Generally

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Intellectual Property Indemnification – Generally
Indemnity clauses (sometimes referred to as hold harmless clauses) are common in agreements where one party wishes to shift certain risks […]

Eastern District Texas Patent Rules: Diagram & Checklist

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Attention to detail – and understanding local rules and each rule’s corresponding time frame – is important to properly managing patent infringement cases. If you […]

Texas Patent Rules Northern District: Diagram & Checklist

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In patent infringement cases, managing a case per local rules and corresponding time frames is important to a successful resolution. Our Texas Patent Rules Northern District diagram […]

Background of Secondary Trademark Liability on the Internet

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While the law does not always evolve at the same speed as technology, today’s law recognizes a number of ways companies and individuals can be […]

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