December 8, 2016
The Supreme Court issued the Samsung Elecs. Co. v. Apple, Inc., 580 U.S. __ (2016) decision today regarding design patent damages. In a unanimous decision authored by Justice Sotomayor, the Supreme Court clarified the standard for damages under 35 U.S.C. § 289. A design patent holder can seek damages under either § 284, as with […]
August 9, 2016
Maschoff Brennan Managing Partner Eric Maschoff discussed trademark, copyright, and intellectual property protection. Eric’s discussion begins at the 39 minute mark. Listen here.
April 28, 2016
On April 27, 2016, the United States House of Representatives approved the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA) by a vote of 410-2. The bill now awaits President Obama’s approval, which is expected in the next few days. The DTSA, which for the first time provides a federal civil remedy for the misappropriation of […]