Cybersecurity

Along with a $900-billion COVID-19 relief package and the $1.4 trillion government funding for pandemic aid, the FY 2021 Omnibus Appropriations Bill, signed December 27, 2020, also includes two acts and two amendments relevant to intellectual property (IP) law.   CASE Act The ‘‘Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2020’’ or...

As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads worldwide and the number of affected individuals continues to grow, the race is on to find a cure for the novel coronavirus. COVID-19 is a strain from the coronavirus family that causes illness from as mild as the common cold to more severe cases such...

What is blockchain? Essentially, it is a distributed ledger of cryptographically-secured transactions conducted using interconnected computers that share resources without intervening computer servers. It is decentralized, which means no single government, company, or group controls it. As opposed to the Internet based on information exchange, it’s being heralded as some...