Category Archives: Intellectual Property

Website Operators Must Use New Online System to Qualify for DMCA Safe Harbor

On December 1, 2016, online service providers (including most website operators, cloud service providers and …

Posted in Blog, Copyright Infringement, Cybersecurity, Intellectual Property, News |

Evan C. Pappas Joins Tucker Arensberg in Harrisburg

Tucker Arensberg, P.C. is pleased to announce that Evan C. Pappas has joined the firm …

Posted in Hospitality, Intellectual Property, News |

Federal Trade Secret Law Brings New Protections to Confidential Business Data

A trade secret is a piece of non-public information that is valuable to your business, …

Posted in Blog, Cybersecurity, Intellectual Property | Tagged |

Medical Software Company Wins $940 Million in Trade Secret Case

A jury recently awarded Epic Systems Corporation (“Epic”), a medical software company, $940 million in …

Posted in Blog, Health Care Law, Intellectual Property |

Intellectual Property Risks With School And Teacher Websites

Teachers and school districts continue to find new ways to use technology both in and …

Posted in Blog, Intellectual Property, Municipal & School |

USPTO To Suspend New Trademark Applications Containing Scandalous Or Disparaging Material

On March 10, 2016, The United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) issued new examination …

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Businesses Must Ensure Websites Comply With The Americans With Disabilities Act

Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (the “ADA”) requires “places of …

Posted in Blog, Health Care IT, Intellectual Property, Technology |

8th Circuit Finds Copyright Act Preempts State Right Of Publicity Of Professional Athletes

In a recent case, Dryer v. Nat’l Football League, No. 14-3428, 2016 WL 761178 (8th …

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Big Pharma Seeks Exemption From Patent Law

Implementation of the America Invents Act (“AIA”) has brought substantial changes to the patent law …

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Legal Issues In Collaborations

Innovation depends on collaboration and leveraging the expertise of diverse individuals is instrumental to creating …

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