Category Intellectual Property

Just about every business has secret knowledge that is valuable.  The secret could be a formula that is unique to one company, or it could be sales and marketing information (see Joshua David Mellberg, LLC, v. Will, 96 F. Supp. 3d 953 (D. Ariz. 2015)). Deciding what information will be made public is an important strategic […]

Did you know Wikipedia has an entry for “Minnesota Nice”? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnesota_nice I saw that the other day and it made me realize that I’ve unconsciously applied Minnesota nice policy to a wonderful, free educational series Shepherd Data has provided since 2004 – Shepherd Speaks. I simply haven’t talked about it. We’re going to deviate from […]