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Four Things That Make America Great

May 9th, 2012 Comments off

Having the chance lately to travel some of the world soon after being laid-off in early 2005 and decided to go to Iraq as a consultant. From Iraq I was able to travel to other middle eastern countries as well as a lot of countries in southeast Asia. While traveling, I attempt to take the opportunity now and then to observe and try to realize the cultures that surround me in the places I check out. By doing this I have gained a different perspective of my own country and have come to a conclusion. There are four issues that make the United States of America a wonderful country.

The initial two are an integral part of the very first amendment of our constitution. The very first is our appropriate of free of charge speech protected by the very first amendment. I think to most people in the United States Freedom of Speech indicates little a lot more than they can say whatever they want without worry of being thrown in jail, as long as it is somewhat truthful and doesn’t insight a riot. Nonetheless, this amendment has given us a press corps that is free to provide us with a detailed and accurate presentation of news events (in most instances). This is not the case in several countries all through the world where governments take the liberty to edit the news to there own ends.

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Should I Use Copyright Law or Patent Law to Protect My Software

May 8th, 2012 Comments off

Throughout the evolution of patent law, case law destroyed the significance of copyright protection. In addition to the statement that copyright defence does not avoid against independent invention, but needs copying, menu edifices have been held to be not competent of copyright protection in a new case involving Lotus and Borland. Still, copyright protection can abide in addition to patent defence. Registration can supply some valuable positive aspects (e.G., provisions for attorney’s fees and statutory damages) at a cost of probable loss of trade secrets.

It is apparent that software program patents are now here to remain, nonetheless of whether or not or not programmers wish for them to endure. The U.S. Supreme Court, in its newest Bilski conclusion, did not take the standpoint that software ought not be qualified to obtain patent protection. If you encompass any doubts, merely go to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office internet site at and execute an agent search for any chief software program company you will realize that they possess many software patents. The law and U.S. Patent and Trademark Office practice concerning business approaches, where no processor is important, is not fullly resolved. There is no questioning that software can now be guarded by patent law.

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Is It a Good Idea to Buy an Existing Business

May 7th, 2012 Comments off

When you’re starting a small enterprise you have a option. To begin from the total beginning, creating your original tips and organization, or to buy already existing business, with an established customer base, reputation and employees. Both of these opportunities have their advantages and risks.

When you begin from scratch, you have a freedom to make of your company whatever you want it to be. Nevertheless, you face a difficulty of constructing a customer base, marketing new company, hire suitable employees. All these points, so typical and understood, can price you a lot of time and income. But, given that it is your own company, it is worth of it.

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