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    Ladas & Parry partner Matthew Asbell will be a panelist during the World IP Day event at Cardozo School of Law on April 26th, 2017 starting at 6 PM. This event is being held on behalf of the Cardozo Intellectual Property Law Society. CLE credit...

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  • Matthew Asbell has been invited back as a professor at Columbia University in New York for the IP in the Sports Industry course. This class will take place in the Summer of 2017 and is part of the Global Sports Law Columbia University Companion...

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    Ladas & Parry attorney Danielle Weitzman will be a panelist during the 8th Annual NYLS Sports Law Symposium on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Ms. Weitzman will participate in the “Breaking into Sports” panel at New York Law School from 3:15pm...

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  • On March 9th, 2017, the country of Jordan joined the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and became the 152nd member of the system. The treaty will enter into force for Jordan on June...

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  • In a 4-1-2 decision in Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands, the Supreme Court held that the surface decorations on the cheerleading uniforms at issue were separable and therefore eligible for copyright...

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    The U.S. Supreme Court issued a 7-1 decision in SCA Hygiene Products AB v First Quality Baby Products LLC, shooting down laches as a defense to a claim for past damages in patent infringement.  Please see our full article in the Education...

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