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* Neighbouring rights for publishers: are national and (possible) EU initiatives lawful?
Eleonora Rosati explains the limitations and restrictions on introducing a sui generis neighbouring right for publishers. National initiatives may fall short, but introduction at the EU level could be possible.
* The Pendulum Swings: US Supreme Court Makes it Easier to Obtain Patent Enhanced Damages
* US Supreme Court in Halo and Kirtsaeng makes IP victory sweeter for successful parties
Merpel bring us the latest decision from the extraordinary "House Ban" disciplinary action. The Enlarged Board of Appeal refused to make a proposal to terminate the appointment of the Board Member, ordered reimbursement of his costs, and ordered the decision to be published. You can find the document here.
We must rid ourselves of unconstructive criticism and the mortal danger of taking everything our union has achieved for granted. We must rediscover, love and cherish it.