Mimesis Law
25 May 2015

Blog Posts

  • May 22, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Nobody likes the fact that corporate crime ends up with the payment of a big fine and a deferred prosecution agreement.  It’s so unsatisfying, there being no perp walk, no...
  • May 19, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Gaston runs through the oral arguments at the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals for the massive Parkervision v. Qualcomm case....Read More
  • May 17 , 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Forward Pharma’s (FWP) story is an interesting one. A recent IPO, Forward’s main assets are intellectual property and development prospects surrounding treatments for multiple sclerosis. In fact, one of the...
  • May 13, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Heidi Gardner, lecturer and Distinguished Fellow at Harvard Law School, talks with Lee Pacchia about her research into collaboration among professionals in large law firms. Main image via Flickr/Jaume Escofet...Read More
  • May 11, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — One of the harsh realities for investors in “patent stocks” (companies whose value is primarily tied to their ability to generate litigation or licensing revenue from their patents) is that the road...
  • May 8, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Happy Friday, guys. Top Slot This article in AdAge is getting a lot of attention today, but I feel like it just confirms what we already know. Web video ads aren’t particularly effective and...
  • May 8, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Gaston talks about how the Inter Pares Review process is changing the landscape in the patent litigation landscape....Read More
  • May 5, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Welcome to the sixth issue of the Markman Note, where we take a look at how the market reacts to patent litigation events and try to anticipate what the next...
  • Top Slot Meet Joseph Kent. He’s one of the many young activists who has devoted time and energy to reforming the criminal justice system. At one of the late-night protests in Baltimore, he was arrested. I’m...
  • May 2, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — The death of Freddie Gray for a partially severed spine and crushed larynx while in the custody of police has had grave consequences for Baltimore. And now that six police...
  • Apr. 30, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Gaston talks about how a new project from investors Kyle Bass and Erich Spangenberg relying on legal proceedings called inter partes reviews to challenge drug patents held by pharmaceutical companies...
  • Apr. 28, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Steve Druker, attorney and author, talks with Lee Pacchia about problems he sees with how the FDA approved genetically modified foods. Druker’s book “Altered Genes, Twisted Truth: How the Venture...
  • Apr. 28, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — It was another busy week at the intersection of investing and intellectual property, particularly in the bio-pharma sector. Welcome to the fifth issue of the Markman Note, where we take...
  • Apr. 27, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Top Slot So to understand this story, you need to come to grips with the profound change happening in journalism and media today. Many organizations, Mimesis included, now employ a business model that...
  • Apr. 24, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Zachary Silbersher talks about how an important case in front of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals could have a massive impact on Qualcomm’s stock price....Read More
  • Apr. 23, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Amanda Brady, Global Practice Leader of the Law Firm Management Practice at legal recruiting firm Major, Lindsey & Africa, talks with Lee Pacchia about the market for executive level talent...
  • Apr. 21, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — It was another busy week at the intersection of investing and intellectual property, with continued patent litigation activity of interest to investors — across a number of industry sectors. Welcome...
  • Mimesis Law (Apr. 20, 2015) — Of the defendants convicted, 32 ended up on death row, and 14 have either been executed or died in prison.  But hey, better dead than red, right? Via the Washington...
  • Apr. 17, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — BANANAS of good stuff in this week’s note. Top Slot I love Japanese television. It kills me that we live in a world where I can’t access it on cable...
  • Apr. 16, 2015 (Mimesis Law) — Following his agreement to be interviewed about his very public announcement that he was no longer Michael Slager’s lawyer, David Aylor was taken to task for his “artful” attempt to...