In this issue:

- Endo Pharmaceuticals v. Actavis: An Analysis from a Transactional Perspective

- Supreme Court to Consider Federal Circuit De Novo Review of Claim Construction in Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc. v. Sandoz Inc.

- Considerations for Businesses When Using Getty's New "Free" Images

- ITC: Data Transmissions from Abroad Are Importations Subject to Section 337

- Legal Considerations for E-Commerce Businesses

- IP Buzz Special Edition: AIA Post-Grant Proceedings

- Announcements And Reminders

- Considerations for Businesses When Using Getty's New "Free" Images:

Getty Images, one of the largest online U.S. stock photo image companies, recently made over 35 million photo images from its inventory available for free online use by any interested person. Getty had previously charged for the use of all of its images. Given the ease with which a digital image can be copied, however, frequent use of Getty's images online caused the images to turn up in search engine results that led to rampant re-use and sharing by additional persons without an appropriate legal license from Getty. This shift in Getty's policy offers a new approach to prior and often unsuccessful attempts by Getty to control the systemic infringement of its images online.

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Topics:  Actavis Inc., America Invents Act, Copyright, E-Commerce, Endo Pharmaceuticals, Getty Images, ITC, Patent Infringement, Patent Litigation, Patents, Post-Grant Review, Sandoz, Teva Pharmaceuticals

Published In: Antitrust & Trade Regulation Updates, Civil Procedure Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Intellectual Property Updates, International Trade Updates

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