judges

  • Announcing New Hardware Battlefield Judges Slava Rubin, Brady Forrest, And Trae Vassallo

    Announcing New Hardware Battlefield Judges Slava Rubin, Brady Forrest, And Trae Vassallo

    Another day, another great set of judges for this year’s Hardware Battlefield set to coincide with CES 2014. We are pleased to announce that Indiegogo’s Slava Rubin, Brady Forrest of Highway 1, and investor Trae Vassallo have all agreed to be judges for the competition. Each will bring their years of experience to bear on what should be an amazing event. Read More

  • Judge Stops RIAA in its Tracks, Denies Discovery to Get Subpoenas

    Judge Stops RIAA in its Tracks, Denies Discovery to Get Subpoenas


    It looks like one judge, New Mexico’s Lorenzo F. Garcia, has finally stood up to some of the RIAA’s shady law practices. The judge denied the RIAA’s request to engage in discovery, which would have allowed the organization to subpoena the ISP of suspected file sharers for information. Without that information, the RIAA cannot determine the identity of the “John… Read More

  • Specialized Judges Could Mean Less Expensive Gear

    Specialized Judges Could Mean Less Expensive Gear

    The House of Representatives approved a bill to encourage enhancement of expertise in patent cases among district judges. The result could lead to faster resolutions for patent disputes, fewer appeals and less costly litigation, and hopefully — less expensive gear. Read More