Friday, February 28, 2014 3:02 pm | By Brendan Walsh
Copyrights are an integral staple to our economy. Providing the means for innovators and creative minds to capitalize on their successful ideas, it incentivizes individuals and companies to produce more products the society desires. However, while individuals work hard to bring content that society desires, others are working just as hard to subvert the laws of copyrights, providing the means to steal the property of its owners.
IIPA Demanding Renewed International Focus on IP Protection
Friday, February 14, 2014 5:53 am | By Brendan Walsh & Lorenzo Montanari
Last week the International Intellectual Property Alliance (IIPA) submitted its own comments as part of the annual “Special 301” process to the US Trade Representative, concerning recommendations to reform policies to improve the security of US intellectual property. Intellectual property is one of the most valuable assets for individuals, firms, and countries as a whole.
Supporting Philly Artist James Dupree against the eminent domain!
Friday, January 24, 2014 4:50 pm | By Lorenzo Montanari
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the city government is carrying out a great injustice and infringement on the rights of Philadelphia native, artist, and business owner James Dupree. Mr. Dupree, a world renowned artist has seen his 8,600-square-foot property illegally seized under “eminent domain.” As an infringement of Mr. Dupree’s property rights, the Property Rights Alliance is standing up for Mr. Dupree alongside the ACLU Philadelphia chapter and numerous organizations, calling for the return of the deed to his property by the Philadelphia city government.