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U.S. Patent Office cancels trademarks of NFL’s Redskins

June 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has canceled trademarks of the National Football League’s Washington Redskins because they disparage Native Americans, the agency said on Wednesday.

The 2-1 decision by a Patent Office administrati…continue reading on

NDSU tops $2M in licensing revenue; School develops ‘smart paper’

March 30, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Annual revenue from research discoveries at North Dakota State University topped $2 million for the first time in 2012. Continue Reading

High-stakes fight over soybeans at high court

February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The court case poses the question of whether an Indiana farmer’s actions violated the patent rights held by Monsanto, which developed soybean and other seeds that survive when farmers spray their fields with the company’s Roundup brand weed-killer. Continue Reading