IP Roundup for the Week of May 30, 2019

US vs. China Births a New OS A centerpiece in current tensions between the United States and China, Huawei has seen some ups and downs these past few months. When a ban was first enacted, Google, among several companies fearful of economic sanctions, withdrew from conducting business with Huawei. This dealt a huge blow to [...]

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IP Industry Roundup: Week of April 25, 2019

Paypal Prepared for Ransomware Attacks Terrible ransomware attacks have brought businesses to their knees and devastated individuals. These viruses take over a computer or network, encrypting all data and holding it hostage. The only way for a business or individual to regain access to their computer and data, and therefore prevent leaking important private information, [...]

By |2019-04-29T11:06:11+00:00April 25th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

IP Industry Roundup: Week of April 18, 2019

In the War Against Piracy, Who Wins and Who Loses? Are internet pirates quaking in fear as new copyright laws and enforcement techniques are being implemented throughout the world? Europeans are still reeling over the passing of the Copyright Directive, but the protests and backlash are not slowing other nations down as they seek what [...]

By |2019-04-29T11:05:59+00:00April 18th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

IP Industry Roundup: Week of March 28, 2019

EU Passes New Legislation Including ‘Meme Ban’ The European Union Parliament approved the controversial Copyright Directive on Tuesday, March 26. The updated Copyright Directive has added the divisive articles 11 and 13 to the EU’s law books. Article 11 states that “the reproduction of more than single words or very short extracts of a news [...]

By |2019-04-29T11:10:01+00:00March 28th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

IP Industry Roundup: Week of March 7, 2019

Another busy week in the world of intellectual property is coming to a close. The PCT Network is here for you with a roundup of this week’s most interesting IP news! Fake Science Patents in the Healthcare Industry When it comes to healthcare innovations, fake science and “crunchy” patents happen. A new case this week [...]

By |2019-04-29T11:11:31+00:00March 7th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments