Since the country’s top court struck down patents on a computer program that reduces risk in financial transactions, federal trial courts have rejected software patents in nine cases, according to Lex Machina, which supplies patent data to lawyers. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, which sets much of the nation’s patent law,… Continue reading
The Federal government docket system PACER recently removed access to case archives of five courts. This blog post from the UNC Law Library helps people understand the process for obtaining removed information formerly available on PACER.
NEW YORK (AP) — Legal or not, the business of selling weed in the U.S. is as wacky as ever. The tangle of rules and regulations that govern whether and how it can be grown, bought and sold create complexity and ambiguity that cause major headaches for marijuana businesses — and enticing opportunities for those… Continue reading