New and noteworthy links from around the web:
- Biotech firms warned they must use intellectual assets as loan collateral – Scotsman.com Business – IP moves becomes even more central to businesses in tougher economic times.
- The Effect of an Economic Downturn on NPE Litigation « RPX Blog – Patent aggregator RPX has thoughts on a possible uptick in NPE litigation.
- Legal Webinar Series on Open Source – From Black Duck comes a series of webinars on open source
- Strategies for defending international companies against US patent trolls – By Maxwell Petersen in Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice (JIPLP) 4 (2): 109.