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U.S. judge orders White House to restore press pass to CNN's Acosta

12:20am GMT

WASHINGTON A U.S. judge on Friday ordered the White House to temporarily restore CNN correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass, which was revoked after a contentious news conference last week with President Donald Trump. | Video

Palm restaurant owners hit with $73 mln judgment in family feud over IP rights

15 Nov 2018

A New York judge on Tuesday waded into a family feud over the Palm steakhouse empire, saying the majority owners of the restaurant chain's intellectual property rights engaged in self-dealing that short-changed their relatives by millions in potential licensing revenue.

Fed Circuit sides with Netflix, Amazon over ‘abstract’ digital rights patent

14 Nov 2018

A federal appeals court on Tuesday dealt a likely final blow to a lawsuit accusing streaming services Netflix Inc, Amazon.com Inc, and Hulu LLC of infringing a patent relating to digital rights management (DRM).

Factbox - Was Trump's appointment of Whitaker lawful?

13 Nov 2018

Since President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting U.S. attorney general last week, questions regarding the legitimacy of Whitaker's authority have escalated.

Factbox: Was Trump's appointment of Whitaker lawful?

13 Nov 2018

Since President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting U.S. attorney general last week, questions regarding the legitimacy of Whitaker's authority have escalated.

SCOTUS turns away dispute over 'abstract' real estate listing patents

06 Nov 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday brought an end to a long-running lawsuit accusing a dozen real estate companies, including News Corp subsidiary Move Inc and Keller Williams Realty Inc, of patent infringement.

Perkins Coie nabs former patent office official Kelley

05 Nov 2018

Nathan Kelley, the former U.S. Patent and Trademark Office official tasked with representing the agency in appeals, has joined the Washington D.C. office of Perkins Coie, the law firm said on Monday.

Fed Circuit declines to reconsider decision nixing ATM patent

03 Nov 2018

A federal appeals court on Friday said it would not reconsider its recent decision to invalidate a patent that a subsidiary of South Korean conglomerate Hyosung Corporation accused rival ATM maker Diebold Nixdorf Inc of infringing.

U.S. judge refuses to delay suit against Trump over foreign payments

02 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON A federal judge on Friday rejected a bid by President Donald Trump's administration to delay a lawsuit alleging that his business dealings have violated a constitutional anti-corruption provision, moving the case toward the crucial evidence-gathering process.

Pokemon GO maker can't shake Blackbird patent case

01 Nov 2018

A federal judge on Wednesday refused to release Niantic Inc, the maker of mobile game Pokemon GO, from a patent infringement case brought by intellectual property enforcement firm Blackbird Tech LLC.

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