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Know your Author RIghts | LaGuardia Community College Library Media Resources Center: Library Blog

Know your Author RIghts (Know your Author RIghts http://t.co/CWuJ0FmW...)...
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Alcatel-Lucent, Noven, EA, Claiborne: Intellectual Property

Alcatel-Lucent, Noven, EA, Claiborne: Intellectual Property | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
Alcatel-Lucent’s patent-infringement jury award against Microsoft Corp. may be reduced to $26.3 million from $70 million, a federal judge said.
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US To Seek Bids To Manage Key Aspect Of The Internet | Intellectual Property Watch

US To Seek Bids To Manage Key Aspect Of The Internet | Intellectual Property Watch | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
It is often said the internet was created in the United States, though techies around at the time are quick to point out the international efforts that were involved.
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Does Warner Bros. Really Have Exclusive Movie Rights to a Story Posted on ... - Hollywood Reporter

Does Warner Bros. Really Have Exclusive Movie Rights to a Story Posted on ... - Hollywood Reporter | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
Does Warner Bros. Really Have Exclusive Movie Rights to a Story Posted on ...Hollywood ReporterFledging author James Erwin sold Warner Bros. on movie rights to his short story posted on Reddit.
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Rihanna settles copyright case with photographer LaChapelle ...

Rihanna settles copyright case with photographer LaChapelle ... | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
Rihanna settles copyright case with photographer LaChapelle: Pop singer Rihanna has settled the copyright dispute with photographer David LaChapelle. LaChapelle had claimed the music video for the singer's single 'S&M' ...
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United Nations chooses Publishing Technology’s digital publishing platform for its eCollection - News - Press Releases

OXFORD, UK, 12th October 2011, Publishing Technology plc (LSE: PTO), the largest provider of software and services to the publishing industry, today announced the latest signing for its pub2web platform to build the United Nations ...
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Is This the End of WikiLeaks? Facing Money Woes, Site to Stop Publishing - TIME NewsFeed

Is This the End of WikiLeaks? Facing Money Woes, Site to Stop Publishing   - TIME NewsFeed | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
This time last year, Julian Assange was in the running for TIME's Person of the Year. Now, WikiLeaks is going silent.
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Sarah Palin's Trademark Application Rejected for Missing Signature - Corporate Counsel

Sarah Palin's Trademark Application Rejected for Missing Signature - Corporate Counsel | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
May I offer you a pen, ma'am? Sarah Palin may just want to be famous: The former Alaska governor filed applications to trademark her and her daughter Bristol's names. But she forgot one key detail — TO SIGN THEM!
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'Criminal' Penguin Caught on Camera in Antarctica

'Criminal' Penguin Caught on Camera in Antarctica | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it

Not an IP case but worth the Scoop anyway. Penguins leading a life of crime... I wonder what the sentence would be?

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KimatSafkhet's comment, October 25, 2011 4:24 AM
that is trespassing, breaking and entering and theft! Outrageous!
William Banks Sutton's comment, October 25, 2011 5:05 AM
It sure is! He should get punished for it.
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From the Experts: Ten Tips to Save Costs in Patent Litigation

From the Experts: Ten Tips to Save Costs in Patent Litigation | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it

Legal tips on saving costs in Patent litigation, not too useful for the layperson, but interesting as to what lawyers find important.

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Why Writers Should Embrace Amazon’s Takeover Of The Publishing Industry | The New Republic

Why Writers Should Embrace Amazon’s Takeover Of The Publishing Industry | The New Republic | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it

Take a look at Amazon in a different way... maybe. ;)

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Intellectual property expert Samson Helfgott to speak at William Mitchell - William Mitchell College of Law

Intellectual property expert Samson Helfgott to speak at William Mitchell - William Mitchell College of Law | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
Intellectual property expert Samson Helfgott to speak at William MitchellWilliam Mitchell College of LawWidely acclaimed lecturer and prolific writer on intellectual property law, Samson Helfgott, will be the featured speaker at the event “America...
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Australia’s largest bookseller launches D Publishing | Digital Book Readers: e-readers guide and review

Australia’s largest bookseller launches D Publishing | Digital Book Readers: e-readers guide and review | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
RT @kwnewton: Self-publishing goes down under: Australia’s largest bookseller launches D Publishing | Digital Book Readers- http://t.co/cG4VsQWL...
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Songwriters, music reps meet with Blackburn to discuss intellectual property rights | The Republic

Nashville, Tenn. - Songwriters and Music industry representatives are meeting in Washington, D.C., with U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn to discuss protection of intellectual property rights.
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Publishers: Want to Improve Sales? « ShelfTalker

Publishers: Want to Improve Sales?: I can't stand it another second: one too many hideous book jackets has enter...
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Pink Garden at GBMC planted in growing hope of eradicating breast cancer

Pink Garden at GBMC planted in growing hope of eradicating breast cancer | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
At Greater Baltimore Medical Center, a new "pink" garden is meant as a reminder to the 16,000 women who have mammograms at the hospital each year that the campaign to eradicate breast cancer continues.

 

Not an IP subject, but also well worth the scoop! The woman in the dark pink jacket is my aunt who helped design and care for the gardens.

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Apple's Newsstand Boosts Sales For Publishers - PC Magazine

Apple's Newsstand Boosts Sales For Publishers - PC Magazine | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
TFTS (blog)Apple's Newsstand Boosts Sales For PublishersPC MagazineFuture, a consumer magazine publisher, also said it has been boosted by Newsstand.
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Copyright or Wrong? | Anarchist news dot org

Copyright or Wrong? | Anarchist news dot org | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
How copyrights are applied and the protection they provide for work that is intended as property within the commercial market place, on the face of it, wouldn't seem to need much elaboration, but actually its definitions and ...
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Rex Pickett — The Death of Traditional Publishing

Rex Pickett — The Death of Traditional Publishing | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
The Death of Traditional Publishing I was reading an article in The New York Times on how Amazon is now actively courting authors with branding (i.e., name recognition) and making deals wit them to...
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Kodak Prints Patent Licensing Deal With IMAX

Kodak Prints Patent Licensing Deal With IMAX | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it

Kodak licenses with IMAX for projecting digital content onto its super-sized screens.

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Mattel buying Thomas the Tank Engine's parent

Mattel has agreed to buy the company behind Thomas the Tank Engine and Bob the Builder for $680 million in cash, the toy maker's biggest acquisition in a decade.
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Microsoft's Latest Android Smartphone Patent Licensing Agreement

Microsoft's Latest Android Smartphone Patent Licensing Agreement | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it

Android patent licensing: Microsoft heads off with Android Smartphone

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Amazon Announces New Kindle Format 8 for Graphics Rich eBooks | ITProPortal.com

Amazon Announces New Kindle Format 8 for Graphics Rich eBooks | ITProPortal.com | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
Online retail giant Amazon has introduced a new web based format for eBooks on its Kindle e-reader device, which brings...
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Who Really Scans QR Codes? — Squarecode.biz

Who Really Scans QR Codes? — Squarecode.biz | International Aspects of Publishing, Intellectual Property and the Law | Scoop.it
Fourteen million mobile users scanned a QR code using their mobile in 2011, but who are they? Have you tapped into the mobile market where people buy online using their mobile phones? Device convergence is key.
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Social media and apps to account for 50% of online sales by 2015 | News | Marketing Week

Companies need to to incorporate social media into their online sales and marketing as a matter of urgency, as half of online sales will come from social media and mobile applications by 2015, according to a Gartner report.
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