Category: Technology

Marathon refinery sends gasoline to Colonial Pipeline

Colonial Pipeline, Cybersecurity, and Your Legal Risks

On Friday, May 7, 2021, the Colonial Pipeline shut down—the target of DarkSide hackers from Russia, who demanded and were paid ransom of over $5 million in untraceable cryptocurrency. Over the duration of the six-day shutdown, the hackers stopped the flow of 600 million gallons of gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel from Houston to the […]

AIPPI Resolves Software Inventions Eligible for Patent

In a major new development, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) has adopted a resolution favoring patent-eligibility of computer software inventions, also known as “computer implemented inventions” or “CII.”