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James Skyles
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      James Skyles

      James Skyles is a Chicago-based Intellectual Property and Business Law Attorney.

Let Free Markets And Federalism Decide Online Gaming Issue

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Republicans are not happy with their national elected representatives these days. They are sick of all the broken promises and backroom deals. It’s particularly irksome to GOP voters when deals favor privileged industries and cut consumers off from the benefits that a real free market brings.

Why Apple’s Patent Infringement Matters

9:58 AM 08/15/2017

Intellectual property (IP) rights are the cornerstone of U.S. innovation and the economy—providing more than 40 million jobs and $5.8 trillion of the nation’s GDP. While IP theft from foreign countries is a national security priority, it’s worth turning our attention towards the IP theft that has been happening in our own backyard by one of the world’s most iconic companies: Apple. Over the last few years, Apple has been systematically infringing on the patents of other companies and slowly undermining IP rights in our country.