What do barcode readers, pool enclosures, televisions and backpack chairs all have in common? Each of these products has been investigated by a federal agency in the last two months for unlawful importation into the United States. The unlawful part? They’ve all been charged with intellectual property infringement.
Section 337 and the ITC
The agency responsible for IP-based import investigations in the U.S. is the International Trade Commission (ITC). Read more about: ITC Patent Litigation: Don’t Let Copycat Products Enter the USA »
4x as many people prefer to watch videos about products than to read about them, and 40% say they are more likely to make a purchase on their phones if they watch a video first. Internet videos already reach more people than any individual U.S. cable network and 75% of business executives watch work-related videos at least once a week.
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If you watch any TV hospital dramas, you may have seen this already – a talking robot wandering the halls controlled by a remote doctor who is pictured on a computer screen at the head of the robot. These machines may look odd, but they are going to get a lot more popular over the next few decades. Telehealth is one of the most effective ways to increase health care availability throughout the United States, Read more about: Shortage of Healthcare Professionals Leads to the Rise of Telehealth »
Technology has completely transformed how we do business. IT has changed how companies connect and communicate with their clients, and a company’s “storefront” online is now just as important as its physical office space. This is just as true for law firms as it is for any other business. Modern applications of technology can bring in new clients and help with expanding clientele, increasing revenue, and even improving internal engagement from your own team. Read more about: 5 Best Uses of Tech for Law Firms »