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The Center for Intellectual Property Understanding (CIPU), an independent, unaffiliated non-profit dedicated to increasing IP awareness and improving negative attitudes towards patents, copyrights and other
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The race is on to gain control of a new technology that has the power to reinvent banking and make transactions and other agreements between parties
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Cybersecurity firm Blue Coat Systems has decided to opt-out of an initial public offering and sell itself to software security leader Symantec for $4.65 billion.
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With traditional patent strategies under pressure to show that they are still relevant, business as usual in the IP space is no longer the same.
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