SPEECH: Through this Change, we will fix and put an end to the age-old problems of Philippine society
Mindanews - 2017-05-17
We cannot allow the two poles of our society to be too far apart, otherwise, Philippine society will break up and the Philippines ... on public finance management and service delivery. Page 9 of 15 Forces of the Philippines. The President is also the ...

Oculus Wants ZeniMax Sanctioned Over $500M Copyright Suit
Law 360 - 2017-05-17
Facebook subsidiary Oculus VR asked a Texas federal court Tuesday to impose sanctions on video game developer ZeniMax Media for allegedly violating multiple court orders by neglecting to disclose 1,300 pages of documents related to the copyright ...

Handicapped Resorts and Hotels in All Areas in Iloilo
travelbook.ph - 2017-05-17
I had a great experience of stay at Go Hotels Iloilo. Everything was clean. The attendants are polite. My only concern is that the wifi cannot be... Hotel location is good... a/c is good the food at both restau is good.. But some points disappointed me ...

Full text of the joint communiqué
Global Nation - 2017-05-16
Attention should be paid to tax and fiscal policies, prioritizing growth and productive ... d) Market-based operation: Recognizing the role of the market and that of business as key players, while ensuring that the government performs its proper role ...

Ampatuan brothers placed on hold departure list
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-05-16
The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has issued seven hold departure orders (HDOs) against brothers Datu Sajid Islam and Andal Ampatuan Jr. and nine others who have been charged with violation of the Anti-Graft law before the Sandiganbayan over various "ghost ...

Jonathan Taplin: How to stop the erosion of copyright law
Limaohio - 2017-05-16
Now suppose that, the following day, the record label files a "takedown notice," asserting copyright infringement and requesting the music be removed. Within a week, the work is taken down. Two days later, the album appears on YouTube again ...

New book documents land grabbing cases in PH
Bulatlat - 2017-05-16
The land classification is still in the input of the Public Land Act of 1936 whether alienable or disposable and classified further to particular use if for agriculture, residential, commercial, industrial ... FILE PHOTO. In San Jose Del Monte Bulacan ...

Linking to copyright works: copyright infringement?
Lexology - 2017-05-16
Linking online content generally involves the publication of a selectable connection (e.g. a clickable link) from one web page to another web page and includes "framing" (i.e. enabling a user to view a website through a frame on the linking website).

Asian Animation Industry Report 2017: Studios are Investing in Intellectual Property Protection Mechanisms - Research and Markets
prnewswire.com - 2017-05-15
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Asian Animation Industry 2017: Strategies, Trends and Opportunities" report to their offering. An emerging trend in the Asian animation industry is the increasing focus towards production of local ...

Photog's Copyright Suit Against Breitbart On Track To Settle
Law 360 - 2017-05-15
Law360, New York (May 15, 2017, 1:35 PM EDT) -- Photographer Todd Bigelow told a Manhattan federal judge Friday that his copyright infringement suit against Breitbart News over his image of Mexican immigrants crossing the border into the U.S. has been settled.

Tax bill to be certified urgent to rush passage
BusinessMirror. - 2017-05-15
We need tax reform because we want all Filipinos to rise above poverty and be prosperous by 2040. The business-as-usual scenario of just doing a little is no longer acceptable given our huge investment gaps," Chua said.

Wharton Research Data Services Adds ktMINE Patent and Intellectual Property Data
Business Wire - 2017-05-15
PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of ktMINE patents and ...

Hollywood Helps China Set Up National Surveillance And Censorship System To Tackle Copyright Infringement
Tech Dirt - 2017-05-15
whose job is to scan the entire Chinese Internet for evidence of copyright infringement. As a post on the EFF site explains, its scope is incredibly wide: This frightening panopticon is said to be able to monitor video, music and images found on ...

DOLE MisOcc holds labor code orientation, wage consultation
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-05-15
OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, May 15 - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-10, through its Misamis Occidental Provincial Field Office has conducted an orientation on Labor Code Department Order (D. O.) No. 174, Series of 2017 or regulations ...

Kentex fire after 2 years | Still no justice, no changes in laws abetting contractualization, violations of safety standards
Bulatlat - 2017-05-15
It burned more than 48 hours on February 2 this year. Until today, doubts persist over the official report by the company and the Cavite local government about the number of fire victims. Rev. Eric Baldonado of Task Force Justice to HTI Workers said ...

Tourism potential big, too
Visayan Daily Star - 2017-05-15
This incentives include income tax holiday, five percent gross income tax ... said that there are more infrastructure projects to come in the province and incentives for the local business to invest in tourism through TIEZA. "The potential is huge ...

Eminem's Copyright Lawsuit Court Case Concludes
Antimusic - 2017-05-15
An attorney for the party said the sound-alike industry of stock mp3 files is well-established, with the express goal of avoiding copyright infringement. 'It doesn't make it legitimate because somebody hasn't yet sued," the judge said, according to Billboard.

When a Picture is Worth... Thousands of Dollars: Ontario Court decides Ground-breaking Online Copyright Case
Lexology - 2017-05-15
and Trader sued for copyright infringement. In response, CarGurus quickly removed as many of the litigious photographs as it could identify. This did not satisfy Trader, which accused CarGurus of infringing copyright in almost 200,000 photographs ...

DOLE MisOcc holds labor code orientation, wage consultation
Philippine Information Agency - 2017-05-15
OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, May 15 - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-10, through its Misamis Occidental Provincial Field Office has conducted an orientation on Labor Code Department Order (D. O.) No. 174, Series of 2017 or regulations ...

DOLE MisOcc holds labor code orientation, wage consultation
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-05-15
OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental, May 15 - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-10, through its Misamis Occidental Provincial Field Office has conducted an orientation on Labor Code Department Order (D. O.) No. 174, Series of 2017 or regulations ...

Stronger labor ties with Russia seen
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-05-14
MANILA, May 15 -- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is forging ahead stronger relations with Russia following assurances of protection to Filipino workers in the Soviet state. In a meeting this week, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III and ...

Welcome and wise
Inquirer Opinion - 2017-05-14
He graduated magna cum laude from the University of the Philippines with a degree in business economics ... already proposed in the first package of tax reforms, to aid effective enforcement; coping with a regime of rising interest rates as indicated ...

Shape-herd
BusinessMirror. - 2017-05-14
When he briefly worked in Philippine Airlines (PAL), Irwin had to create his own Facebook account so he could monitor not only the passenger complaints and compliments but more to get the pulse of his sheep, the personnel in the Customer Management Office.

Saga continues
BusinessMirror. - 2017-05-14
The practice of accountancy in commerce and industry covers such cases as CPAs: Involved in decision-making requiring professional knowledge in the science of accounting, as well as the accounting aspects of finance and taxation, or Representing their ...

Commentary: Stop erosion of copyright law
Indiana Gazette - 2017-05-13
Now suppose that, the following day, the record label files a "takedown notice," asserting copyright infringement and requesting the music be removed. Within a week, the work is taken down. Two days later, the album appears on YouTube again ...

5 immigrants, including 1 from PH, vie for Miss USA title
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-05-13
The 27-year-old business owner ventured into pageants when she could no longer play basketball after injuring a foot in high school. She won Miss Connecticut Teen on her first try but had to compete five times to reach the Miss USA competition. Her ...

Trending Topics: Intellectual Property at Risk from Cyberthreats
CBS St. Louis - 2017-05-12
Best Carrot Cake In St. LouisWhen carrots, sweet, spice, and frosted delights are what you crave, find the best carrot cake in town at these local bakeries and restaurants in St. Louis. Best Fish Sandwiches In St. LouisWhether it's lenten Friday or a taste ...

Urban Outfitters Hit with Willful Copyright Infringement
JD Supra - 2017-05-12
On April 4, 2017, the Ninth Circuit ruled that Urban Outfitters and Century 21 (collectively "Urban") were liable for willful infringement of a copyrighted fabric design owned by Unicolors Inc. Unicolors is a Los Angeles based company that designs and ...

Switzerland limits work permits for Romanians, Bulgarians
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-05-11
The Swiss government decided Wednesday to limit work permits issued to Romanian and Bulgarian citizens following a spike in immigration from those countries, invoking a clause in its agreement with the EU. The clause is part of a bilateral agreement with ...

TELUS reports strong results for first quarter 2017
Marketwired - 2017-05-11
When excluding restructuring and other costs, adjusted EBITDA was up 6.4 per cent to $1.3 billion ... including President of Vancouver Community College from 2010 to 2013 and Dean of Health Sciences at BCIT from 2007 to 2010. Kathy was also Senior Advisor ...

Is an Open Marriage a Happier Marriage?
New York Times - 2017-05-11
Cherlin, a sociologist at Johns Hopkins University, argues that Americans ... most conservatives would perceive the concept as a degradation of marriage, of a key foundation of society. But even among progressives I talked to, the subject typically ...

Rody eyes labor deal with China
thestandard.com.ph - 2017-05-11
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is set to sign a labor agreement between Philippines and China that is expected to expand the opportunities for Filipino workers and ensure ample protection for them, an official said Wednesday. The agreement is expected to ...

DTI to launch Kapatid Mentor Me in Bataan
news.pia.gov.ph - 2017-05-10
Micro and small enterprises will be coached on a seven-topic module covering Product development, Marketing, Operations management, Accounting, Taxation, Finance, and Obligations and contracts. On business sustainability, they will undergo a four-topic ...

Urban Outfitters Hit with Willful Copyright Infringement
www.patexia.com - 2017-05-10
On April 4, 2017, the Ninth Circuit ruled that Urban Outfitters and Century 21 (collectively "Urban") were liable for willful infringement of a copyrighted fabric design owned by Unicolors Inc. Unicolors is a Los Angeles based company that designs and ...

The Jurisdiction of Litigation of Mainland Chinese Intellectual Property Cases
Lexology - 2017-05-10
The number of applications for the registration of intellectual property in China for areas such as patents, trademarks and copyrights has been growing rapidly in recent years, as has the number of IP-related lawsuits. This is a problem faced Mainland ...

5th Circuit: ISP Not Liable for Infringement Due to Lack of Volitional Conduct, Despite Ineligibility for DMCA Safe Harbor
JD Supra - 2017-05-09
T&S Software Associates, Inc. whether volitional conduct is required to establish a claim for direct copyright infringement against an Internet service provider ("ISP"). The defendant ISP, T&S Software Associates ("T&S"), hosted a website that ...

European Court of Justice to Review Copyright Infringement Case Involving Google
FORTUNE - 2017-05-09
A court in Berlin on Tuesday referred to the European Court of Justice a dispute in which German publishers want search engine providers such as Google to pay them for displaying parts of their newspaper articles online. Germany's biggest newspaper ...

Rospatent advocates for emergence of a Russian Intellectual Property strategy document
Lexology - 2017-05-09
The absence of a strategic document on the development of Russia in the field of intellectual property leads to an increase in economic costs, as well as complicates the entry of companies into foreign markets, said in an interview with TASS, the head of ...

Tax justice remains elusive goal for PHL
BusinessMirror. - 2017-05-09
"The only way that you can provide for the vulnerable sectors is through the provision of services, and how will you be able to provide services without a fresh source of funding, there is no other way but through taxation," Diosana added. THE ...

Mighty Corp. slapped with P26.93-B tax raps
The Daily Tribune - 2017-05-09
Mighty Corp executives named as respondents in the tax complaint are retired Lt. Gen. Edilberto Adan (president), Alexander Wongchuking (VP for External Affairs and assistant corporate secretary), and Ernesto Victa (treasurer). The respondents are being ...

Intellectual property clients left in dark on company floats
Australian Financial Review - 2017-05-09
Major listed intellectual property companies IPH, Xenith and QANTM have been blasted in new research from Beaton Research + Consulting, which finds most clients are unaware the firms have been publicly floated and are not being told because it could hurt ...

NeuroMetrix (NURO) Announces Expansion of International Intellectual Property Assets for Quell
StreetInsider - 2017-05-08
Get access to the best calls on Wall Street with StreetInsider.com's Ratings Insider Elite. Get your Free Trial here. NeuroMetrix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NURO) reported today that Notices of Allowance has been issued for patents covering key technological features ...

DOLE warns employers against illegal cash bonds from workers
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 2017-05-08
MANILA -- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has warned employers anew against the illegal collection of cash bonds from their workers. The warning came amid reports received by DOLE that a number of employers continue to force their employees ...

TiVo Renews Long-term Product and Intellectual Property License Deal with Frontier Communications
forwardgeek.com - 2017-05-08
TiVo Corporation (NASDAQ:TIVO), a global leader in entertainment technology and audience insights, today announced that Frontier Communications Corporation, a top U.S. service provider, signed a multi-year product license agreement and renewal of its ...

Bloomberg Law Brief: Hotel California Copyright Suit (Audio)
Bloomberg - 2017-05-08
Dr. Michael Harrington, a Musicologist and Music Business Program Faculty Chair at the SAE Institute in Nashville, discusses a copyright infringement suit filed by The Eagles against the owners of the Hotel California in Mexico. He speaks with June Grasso ...

Will ending contractualization be bad for business?
Inquirer - 2017-05-08
Just last year, the Philippine Institute for Development Studies released a paper ... His job, like many other jobs in the manufacturing sector, is needed all year round and requires technical skills and experience. Without him and the likes of him ...

Tax justice remains elusive goal for PHL
BusinessMirror. - 2017-05-08
The second package of the CTRP aims to reduce corporate income-tax rates from 30 percent to 25 percent, coupled with the rationalization of fiscal incentives. Earlier in the year, Undersecretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua also pointed out that the DOF is just ...

Tech Firms Warn of Weak Intellectual Property Protections
The Cambodia Daily - 2017-05-07
Outdated legal protections for intellectual property in Cambodia are likely to put off potential innovators, according to some in the tech industry who say research and development here is exposed to the risk of competitors simply copying ideas and designs.

Philippines in main exhibit area at Venice Art Biennale
Inquirer Lifestyle - 2017-05-07
The director, Christine Macel, curator of Centre Pompidou, selected young artists Katherine Nuñez and Clarissa Rodriguez, who will create an installation, "In Between the Lines 2.0," on the theme of labor and education, using crafts and soft sculpture.

Will ending contractualization be bad for business?
Inquirer - 2017-05-07
Promising to end contractualization or 5-6 month work contracts in his first ... Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

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