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Alt Legal IP News - Issue # 156

Alt Legal IP News - Issue # 156

Nintendo's recent patent suggests it might start making foldable JoyCon controllers for the Switch. Meanwhile, Razer Asia Pacific recently filed a patent application for a device similar to the Switch.

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #150

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #150

Ferrari threatened to sue a customer for trademark infringement for posting "distasteful" images that included the Ferrari brand.

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #148

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #148

- Scotland's space technology industry is booming, with a 12-fold increase in published space tech patents since 1969.

- Facebook was recently issued a patent to enable moderators to more easily censor content posted in groups. The tech includes a feature that would limit questionable content so that only the poster can see it.

- Nintendo's recent IP filings suggest new features for the Switch.

- Ford Motor Company's newest trademark suggests the company will soon offer new off-road packages. Check out the trademark application here.

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #115

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #115

- Facebook's new patent suggests the company may take ad targeting to a creepy new level.

- YouTube's CEO has been outspoken against the EU's efforts to revise its copyright directive. IMPALA, an indie label trade group, is pushing back in favor of the revisions

Alt Legal IP News- Issue #110

Alt Legal IP News- Issue #110

- WeWork's new business line, HQ by WeWork, has resulted in an interesting trademark debate over the term "HQ." 

The New Yorker put together a comprehensive story about an unanswered question: Did Uber steal Google's intellectual property?

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #53

Alt Legal IP News - Issue #53

Is Buck Rogers as well-known as Luke Skywalker? How about the Doctor from Dr. Who? These were some questions asked in an ongoing copyright lawsuit over Buck Rogers.

Paul Hollywood, of the Great British Bake Off, is battling a crumpet baker for trademark rights.