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API: An Emerging Multi-Trillion-Dollar Market

Sep 29th, 2015 | Filed under: Operationally Intensive Real Assets, Business News

IBM has now purchased Strongloop, and this has gotten Faille thinking about APIs, a potential multi-trillion dollar market. Where technology's imperatives press again the law: how to bet? Read More


SCOTUS on Copyright Means a Win for Fences: Loss for the Noosphere

Jul 6th, 2015 | Filed under: Institutional Investing, Intellectual Property

An idea for the hierarchical design of a platform's APIs, and a particular expression of that idea, walk into a bar. What's the punch line? Read More


Java IP War: The Obama Administration Picks the Wrong Side

Jun 8th, 2015 | Filed under: Technology, Intellectual Property

The Solicitor General, speaking for the United States, has filed the expected amicus brief in the Google/Oracle showdown. The SG's position is that the Supreme Court should refuse to hear the case so that the lower courts can get back to using what the brief calls the "flexible fair use doctrine" to do justice. Read More


What’s in a Copyright? Java API Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

May 25th, 2015 | Filed under: Institutional Investing, Technology, Intellectual Property

High-stakes litigation between Google and Oracle approaches its resolution at the Supreme Court. For seekers of alpha, this isn't just about what investments to make, but about the way one goes about making them, the very mechanics of trading. Read More


Intellectual Property Rights in Software: Go Ask Alice

Feb 13th, 2013 | Filed under: Regulatory

Lawyers argued an intellectual property issue of great significance to our readers before the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals en banc, on Friday, February 8, 2013. They were disputing a patent claim that, if upheld, will make life a lot more complicated than it already is for those attempting to provide the infrastructure of the alternative-investment industry. Read More


Alpha Hunter: Ocean Tomo: Crossroads of the Intellectual Property Universe

Sep 29th, 2011 | Filed under: Hedge Fund Industry Trends, Hedge Fund Strategies, Alpha Hunters, Alpha Strategies

In Part II of this Alpha Hunter series, we examine the role intellectual property plays in the U.S. economy.Read More