By Ankit Aggarwal Google® CEO Sundar Pichai demonstrated the capabilities of Google Assistant onstage at Google I/O.[1] Triggered by a voice command, the Google Assistant software seamlessly and successfully communicated… read more

by Michael F. Snyder Under 35 U.S.C. § 171 of the Patent Act, patent protection is provided for a “new, original and ornamental design for an article of manufacture.” Design… read more

by Danielle Kucera Kaiser, K. et al. recently reported their synthesis of a brand new carbon molecule, cyclo[18]carbon. The structure and synthesis of cyclo[18]carbon, an 18 ring carbon chain with… read more

By Carey Kulp Does a generic term in one country render trademark protection unavailable in another? Not in the U.S.! Under U.S. law, generic trademarks are common terms used to… read more