Intellectual Property

Dave Rein Presents Developments In Intellectual Property Law

It has been an amazing time for the area of intellectual property law.  The United States Supreme Court has been active in patents, trademarks and copyrights and it has not finished releasing decisions!  Thankfully, it released the long-awaited decision in Alice Corp. Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank Int’l an hour before the presentation so I […]

By |June 19th, 2014|Copyright, Intellectual Property, Patent, Trademark|Comments Off

Dave Rein Co-Presents Copyright 2013 At A Gallop At the ABA Intellectual Property Conference

Dave Rein presented Copyright 2013 At A Gallop with Kate Spelman of K&L Gates to the American Bar Association’s 29th Annual Intellectual Property Conference in Washington D.C.

As the title suggests, we distilled and explained some of the most important copyright cases from last year and a few from this year ranging from massive scanning progjects, […]

By |April 8th, 2014|Copyright, Intellectual Property|Comments Off

Dave Rein Moderates Oracle v. Google Panel for the ABA Annual Meeting

The American Bar Association held its annual meeting in San Francisco on August 10th.  Dave Rein moderated the Presidential Series CLE,  Oracle v. Google forum.  The case which is now pending before the Federal Circuit raises issues of the impact of the copyrightability of portions of software called application programming interfaces or APIs.  The panel […]

By |August 31st, 2013|Copyright, Intellectual Property, Presentations|Comments Off

Dave Rein Presents Copyright Hot Topics for PLI

It was an exciting year in copyright this last year!  As a big fan of the Practicing Law Institute, it was a thrill to be a part of the copyright faculty in San Francisco again this summer where Nancy Wolff  and I presented: “New Cases in Copyright Law-Internet and Beyond” to a live audience in San Francisco […]

By |August 31st, 2013|Copyright, Intellectual Property, Presentations|Comments Off