Archive for the ‘Law’ Category

“The median legal spend at U.S. organizations is 0.40 percent of revenues, compared to 0.15 percent for their global counterparts…”

May 24, 2017

I just learned about xkcd today from a presentation on machine learning for lawyers . . .

May 22, 2017

“[The] copyright infringement claim can live long and prosper if the Axanar works are substantially similar.” (Paramount Pictures Corp. v. Axanar Productions, Inc.)

May 19, 2017

Excerpt:  A jury will be the final frontier for a fledgling production company intent on creating its own Star Trek movie titled “Axanar,” a federal judge ruled Tuesday.

“1kg of fentanyl costs around $4,000…and yields profits of $1.6m on the streets…1kg of heroin costs around $6,000 [and yields] a few hundred thousand dollars.”

May 19, 2017

“…`psychonauts’, mostly educated young men, excited by the chance to ingest new substances and discuss their explorations with others…”

May 19, 2017