Copyright Suits a Shakedown?

Feb 25, 2015 By: Mike Carlson

The huge volume of copyright infringement suits filed by online erotica company Malibu Media may be part of a strong-armed shakedown tactic

PTAB Decisions Following Alice

Dec 9, 2014 By: Marissa Bartolucci

In June of this year, the U.S. Supreme Court held in Alice Corp. Pty. Ltd. V. CLS Bank Intern., that the abstract idea of an intermediated settlement was not patentable

Twitter sues the DOJ for a better Transparency Report

Oct 8, 2014 By: Mike Carlson

Yesterday, Twitter sued the Department of Justice to the right to release its transparency report

A ‘Rise’ in Infringement Claims

Apr 25, 2014 By: Mike Carlson

One-day spike in patent infringement claims caused by “informally proposed amendment”

Burden of persuasion remains with patentee in dec-actions

Jan 22, 2014 By: Mike Carlson

This morning, the Supreme Court ruled that the burden of persuasion remains with a patentee in a declaratory judgment action brought by a licensee

Marijuana legislation continues to grow among the states

Oct 17, 2013 By: Mike Carlson

We recently produced a 50-state survey of marijuana laws which revealed a general trend toward liberalizing restrictions on marijuana use and cultivation

Mandatory Minimum Sentencing and Marissa Alexander

Oct 4, 2013 By: Stanley Rule and Mike Carlson

Marissa Alexander, a Florida woman sentenced to 20 years of incarceration after firing a warning shot into a wall near her then-husband

Video Game Violence Research

Sep 18, 2013 By: Mike Carlson

Researching video game violence? Note that Westlaw now has a Freedom of Speech Key Number for violent video games: 92K1900.

How to use WestlawNext folders to organize your legal research

Sep 5, 2013 By: Mike Carlson

In this video, Westlaw Reference Attorneys demonstrate the how using the WestlawNext folders feature can improve your legal research. While many use

Yesterday’s Supreme Court Citations

May 21, 2013 By: Mike Carlson

Arlington v. FCC Docket Nos. 11–1545 and 11–1547 2013 WL 2149789   The Communications Act of 1934, as amended, requires state or

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