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Forbes: Entrepreneurs: Here’s Good News For 2018

  by: David M. Pridham | January 10, 2018 I’ve written before about the decline in American entrepreneurship that we see reflected in a startling 36% drop in U.S. startup formation over the last decade. This startup slump has been accelerated by a steady erosion of...

IPWire: What We All Got Wrong in PTAB’s Sovereign Immunity Decision

Judge, for Yourself   by: Tom Hochstatter | December 22, 2017   We saw much (justified) fervor over the PTAB's Sovereign Immunity-centered decision this week in Ericsson v University of Minnesota all over the collective IP press and blogosphere - here, here, here,...

IPWire: All I Want for Christmas is an Impartial PTAB

Should Judge David Ruschke be on the Naughty List This Year?   by: Brad Sheafe | December 21, 2017   As the year winds to a close, I thought it would be informative and entertaining to take a quick look at what Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) Chief...

The Hill: Patent rights are property rights, and we must protect them

“clearly defined and impartially enforced property rights are crucial to economic development.”     BY David Pridham, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR | December 19, 2017  (originally posted on The Hill)   Would you build a house if you knew anyone who wanted to could simply move...