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#ShopSafe for the Super Bowl

#ShopSafe for the Super Bowl

The countdown is on. This weekend, thousands of people will ignite the wintry Twin Cities for the much-anticipated 2018 Super Bowl; millions more will tune in on television. Equipped with the latest jerseys and the newest fan gear, these football fans become Tom Brady and Alshon Jeffrey overnight. Wait – Alshon Jeffrey? It’s Alshon Jeffery. […]

The State of American IP 2018

The State of American IP 2018

2017 saw an active public policy debate, leading to some valuable policy wins for American businesses and communities. From enacting long-overdue tax reform, to reducing regulatory burdens across the board, Washington took steps to strengthen free enterprise. But there’s more work to be done. Last week, U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue laid out the […]

Groundhog Day Comes Early in Geneva, Let’s Hope for Spring

Groundhog Day Comes Early in Geneva, Let’s Hope for Spring

Groundhog Day has arrived early this year. And from the looks of what appears to be taking shape at the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Executive Board (EB) discussions later this month, winter just doesn’t want to end. One could have hoped that incoming WHO Director General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus would breathe new life and […]

At CES, Strong IP Protections Safeguard the Jackpot

At CES, Strong IP Protections Safeguard the Jackpot

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas – with the promise of IP protections and enforcement against infringement, that is. This week, thousands of innovative companies and individuals will descend upon Las Vegas with the latest and greatest consumer tech products for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). These innovators rely on strong IP protections – […]

Betting on Innovation at CES 2018

Betting on Innovation at CES 2018

Just like seasoned Vegas gamblers, innovators understand that the biggest gambles return the biggest rewards. This week at CES, thousands of innovators unveil their latest and greatest emerging tech products:  drones, robots, self-driving vehicles, connected medical devices, and just about any gizmo or gadget you can imagine. These products are more than just stuff: they […]