Posts Tagged ‘Litigation’

Reviewer: Journal Wilts Under Climate of Intimidation

As an echo of the latest just-released IPCC report on climate change, Elaine McKewon details how one journal blinked when climate change skeptics turned up the heat on an article exploring conspiracy ideation and the rejection of science.

White House moves to curb ‘patent trolls’

Washington (AFP) June 4, 2013

The White House moved Tuesday to crack down on abuses of the patent system, responding to mounting concern among technology companies over a flood of litigation which some say stifles innovation.

The latest moves tar…

McAuliffe Cuccinelli backers trade charges on Star Scientific GreenTech

Democrats fired first with a renewed call for Republican candidate Ken Cuccinelli to resign as attorney general following disclosures that he owns stock and has accepted gifts from the CEO Star Scientific, a struggling former tobacco company turned die…