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How Buffy kept slaying Edward despite a Lionsgate copyright lawsuit

Once upon a time, there was a show called Buffy the Vampire Slayer , and it was good. Then came the Twilight saga. Less good. Thankfully, one intrepid fan made a video where Buffy slayed Twilight vamp Edward Cullen. It was very good. Until Lionsgate pulled the video. Thank goodness for due process and fair use.

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Federal Circuit sustains bar to whistleblower claims

Congress' retroactive elimination of whistleblower actions against companies that falsely label products as patented did not violate the Constitution, the Federal Circuit has ruled. A unanimous three-judge panel said that the America Invents Act's retroactive removal of the qui tam option did not violate the due process or intellectual property clauses.

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