Corporate entity’s obligations “to care only about itself and define good as what makes it more money” represent a “textbook case of antisocial personality disorder”

This article in the ABA Journal makes the point that CEO’s are currently legally obligated to act like sociopaths – and perhaps if we want better, we need to obligate them otherwise.  I can’t say I disagree….

USPTO Launches a Bulk Data Search Tool

Finally, PTAB decisions are searchable in a meaningful way. Previously, a searcher had to know the docket number or Petitioners name to find a decision. The new tool allows searching for text and/or a variety of fields including decision or issue type, and further allows limiting search results to a tech center.

“Microboutiques Aim to Attract Patent Work with Experience”

This article, by Ryan Davis on Law360, hits the nail on the head. As with microboutiques, when you hire a solo, you know who is doing your work. And, it is typically someone with at least partner level experience but that is yet able bill at a much lower rate due to the lesser overhead […]