Courts Should Swipe Left on the Online Dating Patent

Trends have shown that Americans are turning to the internet to pursue new dating prospects, with online dating rates at an all-time high.  However, a recently settled lawsuit against an online dating app has caused controversy in the world of intellectual property, and despite the settlement, the case could have potentially far-reaching effects for online dating in general.  Spark Networks, a parent company that owns a variety of Jewish-targeted matchmaking platforms including the.. Read More

IPELS Update – 10/19/2015

Thank you to IPELS for letting us publish their weekly community update. IPELS is the NYU Law Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Society. To learn more, click here. Upcoming events in the IP and entertainment law community include: IPELS Practitioner Lunch: Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto IPELS Fashion Law: Afternoon Tea with Nisa Ojalvo, the Vice President of Legal Affairs at LVMH IPELS Patent Law: Morrison & Foerster Presentation, IP Spotlight: Collaboration in Action.. Read More