Patent Eligibility as a Function of New Use, Aggregation, and Preemption Through Application of Principle

Pierce Publication Version PDF Cite as: N. Scott Pierce, Patent Eligibility as a Function of New Use, Aggregation, and Preemption Through Application of Principle, 23 Rich. J.L. & Tech. 11 (2017), http://jolt.richmond.edu/2017/05/19/volume23_issue4_pierce/.   By: N. Scott Pierce* Abstract By long-standing judicial precedent, laws of nature, natural phenomena, and abstract ideas are excepted …

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Artificial Intelligence May Be the Key To Combating Users’ Abuse of “Facebook Live”

By: Kathleen Pulver, “Facebook Live” was created with the intention of allowing users to engage more thoroughly with their followers, connect with others instantaneously, and tell stories their own way.[1] Many used the Facebook live function to stream real time shots of protests and marches surrounding this year’s inauguration, and …

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Ransomware – Practical and Legal Considerations for Confronting the New Economic Engine of the Dark Web

Sherer Publication Version PDF Cite as: James A. Sherer, Melinda L. McLellan, Emily R. Fedeles, and Nichole L. Sterling, Ransomware – Practical and Legal Considerations for Confronting the New Economic Engine of the Dark Web, 23 Rich. J.L. & Tech. Ann. Survey (2017), http://jolt.richmond.edu/2017/04/30/volume23_annualsurvey_sherer/.   By: James A. Sherer,* Melinda L. McLellan,** …

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Protected Genetics: A Case for Property and Privacy Interests in One’s Own Genetic Material

Jennings Publication Version PDF Cite as: Madison Jennings, Protected Genetics: A Case for Property and Privacy Interests in One’s Own Genetic Material, 23 Rich. J.L. & Tech. 10 (2016), http://jolt.richmond.edu/volume23_issue4_jennings/.   By: Madison Jennings* I.  Henrietta And Her Cells   [1]       In 1951, a young black woman named Henrietta Lacks entered Johns …

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Products Liability and Autonomous Vehicles: Who’s Driving Whom?

Webb Publication Version PDF Cite as: K.C. Webb, Products Liability and Autonomous Vehicles: Who’s Driving Whom?, 23 Rich. J.L. & Tech. 9 (2016), http://jolt.richmond.edu/2017/05/13/volume23_issue4_webb/.   By: K.C. Webb* I.  Introduction……………………………………………………………………………… 3 II.  Background……………………………………………………………………………… 6 A.  Background of the Technology and State of the Art……………………… 6 B.  Background of Statutory and Regulatory Reforms……………………… …

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