Topic: IP license

JD Supra Corporate Brief: Cybersecurity & Corporate Boards, OSHA & Dirty Laundry, IP & Wearable Computers, Corruption & Agency Cooperation

Always nice, never naughty: the JD Supra Corporate Brief. Cybersecurity has become one of the hottest topics in the corporate boardroom… (Akin Gump) Get ready to read about your company’s dirty workplace illness and injury laundry online… (Joe Liburt, Michelle O’Meara, and Tracy Scheidtmann at Orrick) Is wearable computing the next intellectual property battleground? (Quinn… Read more »

Sunbeam Ruling Strengthens Rights of IP Licensees in Bankruptcy

Earlier this month, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in Sunbeam Products v. Chicago American Manufacturing that rights held by a trademark licensee do not automatically end when the license agreement is rejected by a trademark owner in bankruptcy. It’s a significant ruling for IP licensees because it allows them to continue to use… Read more »