The IP Kat has given a nice plug for Kfir Luzzato’s new book MIce, available here. I knew cats like mice, but nevertheless find this development amusing. Dr Kfir Luzzatto is, of course, a veteran Israel patent attorney. He is… Read More ›
I often get emails offering me Google rating enhancement services for my blog or website. Then again, the blog is probably doing OK, since I also get regular email offers to write articles for me to post on this blog, that… Read More ›
New book “Intellectual Property Law in Israel”
It is the Chinese New Year. We wish all our Chinese clients, colleagues and readers the appropriate season’s greetings (which I suspect is the funny angular brush strokes after the English greeting in the image. Being a fluent Parseltongue, I can actually do… Read More ›
Professor Michael Birnhack of Tel Aviv University has written a book titled “Colonial Copyright” that has just been published by Oxford University Press. The book allegedly examines Copyright in Palestine and how it was enforced or not, in the fields… Read More ›
Although many of my clients are established companies, a large percentage are start-ups in various stages. Some require a first patent application to tempt venture capitalists. Sometimes they want their patent portfolio summarized for an audit before a second or… Read More ›
When I first saw this book I suspected from its thickness (36 mm (1 15/32″ thick) that the authors had resorted to the well known strategy of adding appendices such as copies of the Israel Patent Law, Trademark Regulations, Copyright Ordinance and the… Read More ›
Business Method and Software Patents – not a book I’d recommend!
Naomi Ragen found guilty of copyright infringement, unjust enrichment, negligent and (literary theft), but was the judge right? Copyright is supposed to strike a balance between the author’s rights and the public domain. It should encourage creativity, not stifle it.
The Essentials of Patent Claim Drafting by Morgan D. Rosenberg. A useful beginners guide, with little of interest for the seasoned professional.