Prof. Patry on Copyright Deposits and Trade Secrets

Further to our prior conversation about trade secret issues raised by IP filings, we note that Prof. Patry has posted on Copyright Deposits and Trade Secret Protection.


Apple Files For VINGLE and Disclosure Through Trademark Filing

MacDailyNews.com and other Apple rumor blogs report that Apple filed on October 7 for the name VINGLE.  Why do I post that?  Because it illustrates the growing trend of ‘registry-watchers.’

On a related topic, The Privacy and Security Law Blog of the Davis Wright Tremaine firm has recently posted ‘Inadvertent Disclosure of Business Secrets Through Intellectual Property Filings.”