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techcentral.ie
Samsung patent decision: beyond fair?Support for Samsung against damages in patent infringement case indicative of d
Samsung patent decision: beyond fair?
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 hours ago
Support for Samsung against damages in patent infringement case indicative of deeper issues The decision by the likes of Google, Facebook, Dell, HP and eBay to offer public support to Samsung’s appeal against the award of damages to Apple for... Read more
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The Register
Marvell-LESS! Chip giant slashes $1.5bn judgment in CMU patent fightChipmaker Marvell has managed to whittle down the amount of patent infringement
Marvell-LESS! Chip giant slashes $1.5bn judgment in CMU patent fight
The Register / Posted 12 hours ago
Chipmaker Marvell has managed to whittle down the amount of patent infringement damages it must pay to Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) after a US court of appeals found that it was only liable for chips that were imported into or sold in the United... Read more
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Finextra
Appeals court revives Visa, MasterCard ATM fee lawsuitsAccording to Reuters, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has
Appeals court revives Visa, MasterCard ATM fee lawsuits
Finextra / Posted 15 hours ago
According to Reuters, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia has decided that a district court erred when it ruled consumers had no standing to sue Visa, MasterCard and several major banks for conspiring to inflate the prices of ATM... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Court denies money for family of late Wilmington 10 membersThe North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families of dead members of the W
Court denies money for family of late Wilmington 10 members
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 hours ago
The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families of dead members of the Wilmington 10 are not eligible for payments from the state since the group’s members received a pardon of innocence. The NC Industrial Commission had denied compensation... Read more
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MacNN
Vaio Win 10 compatibility unknown, Open Internet appeal Dec 4Sony still testing Vaio Windows 7, 8, 8.1 computers for Windows 10Sony has stro
Vaio Win 10 compatibility unknown, Open Internet appeal Dec 4
MacNN / Posted 17 hours ago
Sony still testing Vaio Windows 7, 8, 8.1 computers for Windows 10Sony has strongly advised against upgrading its computer line previously built for Windows 8 or 8.1 to Windows 10. In a service advisory for its users, the company states that "there... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
NC Appeals Court denies payments to dead Wilmington 10 members' familiesWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families
NC Appeals Court denies payments to dead Wilmington 10 members' families
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 18 hours ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled families of dead members of the Wilmington 10 are not eligible for payments from the state since the group’s members received a pardon of innocence. The NC Industrial Commission... Read more
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WA Today
President Barack Obama's climate push sets up battle reminiscent of ObamacarePresident Barack Obama unveiled a landmark set of regulations to combat climate
President Barack Obama's climate push sets up battle reminiscent of Obamacare
WA Today / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama unveiled a landmark set of regulations to combat climate change in a plan that requires US states to cut emissions from power plants, setting up a red-state, blue-state battle reminiscent of Obamacare. "No challenge poses a... Read more
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MacNN
Best Buy Canada Watch sale date; Smartflash case stay deniedBest Buy Canada to follow US stores by a week with Apple Watch salesFollowing t
Best Buy Canada Watch sale date; Smartflash case stay denied
MacNN / Posted 5 days ago
Best Buy Canada to follow US stores by a week with Apple Watch salesFollowing the US electronics chain Best Buy's announcement that direct Apple Watch sales would begin August 7, the Canadian branch -- which recently took over the existing Futureshop... Read more
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CNET
Samsung's battle with Smartflash put on hold over patent scrutinySamsung has won an important victory against patent holder Smartflash that may
Samsung's battle with Smartflash put on hold over patent scrutiny
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
Samsung has won an important victory against patent holder Smartflash that may ultimately save the company hundreds of millions of dollars. The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled on Thursday that the lawsuit Smartflash has filed... Read more
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International Business Times
James 'Whitey' Bulger challenges 2013 double-life sentenceFormer Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger is challenging his 2013 double lif
James 'Whitey' Bulger challenges 2013 double-life sentence
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger is challenging his 2013 double life sentence for racketeering. Bulger's lawyers are asking a federal appeals court grant him a new trial, contending the mobster was barred from arguing that a now-dead US... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Mobster 'Whitey' Bulger 'denied right to testify'The lawyer, Hank Brennan, went before a three-judge panel of the First Circuit
Mobster 'Whitey' Bulger 'denied right to testify'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
The lawyer, Hank Brennan, went before a three-judge panel of the First Circuit US Court of Appeals in Boston to challenge the conviction of Bulger, 85, on charges including committing or ordering 11 murders in the 1970s and 1980s. The trial detailed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify lawyerBoston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify - lawyer2015-07-27 2
Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify lawyer
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger was denied right to testify - lawyer2015-07-27 21:10 This June 2011 booking photo shows James "Whitey" Bulger. (US Marshals Service/ AP) Boston - The judge who blocked former Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger from... Read more
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Business Standard India
Clock ticking for decision on insider-trading rulingTime is running out for the US to ask the Supreme Court to review a ruling that
Clock ticking for decision on insider-trading ruling
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
Time is running out for the US to ask the Supreme Court to review a ruling that could lay the framework for how insider trading will be prosecuted for years to come. Solicitor-General Donald Verrilli has until August 3 to decide whether to let stand... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bulger’s lawyer set to appeal convictionAFPThis 2011 United States Marshals Service mug shot shows former oganised crim
Bulger’s lawyer set to appeal conviction
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
AFPThis 2011 United States Marshals Service mug shot shows former oganised crime figure, suspect James "Whitey Bulger. Picture: US Marshals Service Boston - Lawyers for former Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger are set to challenge his 2013... Read more
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CNET
Your butt-dials aren't private, appeals court rulesTechnically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken o
Your butt-dials aren't private, appeals court rules
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives. It's a recipe for modern tragedy. As clothes got tighter, phones got bigger. This increased the likelihood that you might make an unknowing call to... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'Prison within prison': a transgender inmate's years-long battle for basic careA single word changed Michelle Norsworthy’s life forever. Until she heard it, s
'Prison within prison': a transgender inmate's years-long battle for basic care
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
A single word changed Michelle Norsworthy’s life forever. Until she heard it, she had no way to express herself and her emotions always came out wrong. She would explode in anger, or in desperation cut herself until the blood flowed. Then in 1994,... Read more
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Newser
Butt Dialers Now Have a Legal Reason to Be Afraid– Butt dialers, be warned: If you inadvertently place a call with your posterio
Butt Dialers Now Have a Legal Reason to Be Afraid
Newser / Posted 12 days ago
– Butt dialers, be warned: If you inadvertently place a call with your posterior, you have no legal right to privacy about anything you then say. So declares the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in Kentucky, reports Courthouse News Service.... Read more
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The Register
Record a BUTT-DIALED phone call? Absolutely fine, say US judgesA US court of appeals has ruled that phone calls started by accident in your po
Record a BUTT-DIALED phone call? Absolutely fine, say US judges
The Register / Posted 13 days ago
A US court of appeals has ruled that phone calls started by accident in your pocket – so-called butt dialing – can be lawfully recorded. The Ohio Sixth Circuit appeals court found in favor [PDF] of a woman who recorded the conversations of a... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
US authorities drop prosecution of slugger BondsLOS ANGELES -- The US Department of Justice formally dropped efforts to prosecu
US authorities drop prosecution of slugger Bonds
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 13 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- The US Department of Justice formally dropped efforts to prosecute Major League Baseball's disgraced home run king Barry Bonds on Tuesday. In a one-paragraph court filing, federal prosecutors said they wouldn't try to pursue a request... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US authorities drop prosecution of slugger BondsLOS ANGELES - The US Department of Justice formally dropped efforts to prosecut
US authorities drop prosecution of slugger Bonds
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES - The US Department of Justice formally dropped efforts to prosecute Major League Baseball's disgraced home run king Barry Bonds on Tuesday. Barry Bonds is US baseball's all-time leader with 762 career home runs and set the single-season... Read more
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CNET
Google, Facebook get behind Samsung in patent battle with AppleSome of the technology industry's biggest companies have filed a motion with a
Google, Facebook get behind Samsung in patent battle with Apple
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
Some of the technology industry's biggest companies have filed a motion with a US court, supporting Samsung in its ongoing patent battle with Apple. A coalition of companies led by Google, Facebook, eBay, and PC makers Dell and HP filed a brief with... Read more
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The Daily Record
OFFICE OF THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER – LEGAL SECRETARYThe Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Maryland seeks an
OFFICE OF THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER – LEGAL SECRETARY
The Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
The Office of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Maryland seeks an experienced, topnotch legal secretary for the Baltimore office. Mastery of Windows and ability to handle a busy caseload of 4-5 attorneys is required. Successful... Read more
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Daily Mail
Carly Fiorina's claims of motherhood and amazing rise under fireEXCLUSIVE: White House hopeful Carly Fiorina's claims of motherhood and 'secret
Carly Fiorina's claims of motherhood and amazing rise under fire
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: White House hopeful Carly Fiorina's claims of motherhood and 'secretary to CEO' rise to the top under fire as ex-husband ridicules her as 'calculating' and tragic stepdaughter's mom says: 'Lori was MY daughter.' Carly Fiorina, former... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
On Federal Character [II]But while the application of the principle lasts, the Federal Character Commiss
On Federal Character [II]
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
But while the application of the principle lasts, the Federal Character Commission, FCC, the agency responsible for implementing it, must be made to work. Sometimes described as a toothless bull-sheep, the commission was established in 1996, and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Sons of Confederate Veterans and Virginia headed to court over license platesThe battle between the Sons of Confederate Veterans and the Virginia Department
Sons of Confederate Veterans and Virginia headed to court over license plates
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 26 days ago
The battle between the Sons of Confederate Veterans and the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles will be heard in a courtroom. A District Court judge in Danville will hear the motion by the Sons of Confederate Veterans on July 31 at 11 a.m.,... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Clinton says Puerto Rico should have access to US bankruptcy lawsAgencies, Iowa City US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said
Clinton says Puerto Rico should have access to US bankruptcy laws
Central Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
Agencies, Iowa City US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said Today that Puerto Rico’s public entities should be able to use U.S. bankruptcy laws to restructure some 72 billion dollar in debt. Like US states, Puerto Rico, a... Read more
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CNET
What would 'real' patent reform look like?Over the last few months, the prospects for patent reform in the US had appeare
What would 'real' patent reform look like?
CNET / Posted 29 days ago
Over the last few months, the prospects for patent reform in the US had appeared to be gaining speed. Even as a bipartisan consensus has been building in Congress for legislation to limit the damage of so-called "patent trolls," extensive and... Read more
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Business Insider
The NSA can still do something the US government said was illegalA secret court has given the National Security Agency legal basis to continue c
The NSA can still do something the US government said was illegal
Business Insider / Posted 30 days ago
A secret court has given the National Security Agency legal basis to continue collecting data from Americans’ phone records – temporarily, anyway. The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, known as the FISC or the FISA court after the 1978... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Secret Court Permits NSA To Keep Collecting Our DataEarlier this week the FISA court ruled the NSA can continue the bulk collection
Secret Court Permits NSA To Keep Collecting Our Data
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
Earlier this week the FISA court ruled the NSA can continue the bulk collection of phone metadata until November 29. This comes after Congressional gridlock allowed for Section 215 of the Patriot Act, the legal cover for the collection program, to... Read more
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New Kerala
Protests in Texas over refusal of marriage licences to homosexuals Supporters protested in Granbury city, capital of Hood county in the US state
Protests in Texas over refusal of marriage licences to homosexuals
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Supporters protested in Granbury city, capital of Hood county in the US state of Texas against county clerk Katie Lang's decision to not issue marriage licences to same-sex... Read more
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iol.co.za
BP’s $18.7bn settlement spills overREUTERSBP's $18.7bn settlement does not cover claims from investors, residents
BP’s $18.7bn settlement spills over
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
REUTERSBP's $18.7bn settlement does not cover claims from investors, residents and businesses. Picture by: Reuters/Sean Gardner New Orleans - BP’s record $18.7 billion settlement ended government claims over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill,... Read more
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