Patent and technology lawyer in Brooklyn.
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Thats some circular reasoning. 1. "Copyright protects "original works of authorship"...2. Original works of authorship must contain.... copyrightable material. Anyway, try changing the title from "Tweet #452" to "Poem #452", then add some line breaks and file it again. Monkey bar fallacy: a bad person using something makes it bad. E.g., users of monkey bars include: children, TERRORISTS #torI bet you that gets registered.
I second that request! Post the Copyright Office rejection.
Patent Trolls have one powerful weapon: the threat of expensive litigation. Defending a patent lawsuit, even a baseless lawsuit, costs millions.
But what if we had a Patent Small Claims Court that could efficiently dispose of smaller cases, especially cases with weak patents and weak infringement claims?
The USPTO is considering creating a Patent Small Claims Court.
Patent Office Request for Comment
Translation of the USPTO's legalese into plain English.
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