With opposition to "patent trolls" running at an all-time high, the Obama Administration pressed ahead Tuesday with reforms that could help to undermine the troll business model. Many tech companies hailed the proposals as longoverdue, saying they'll let businesses spend less time litigating and more time innovating. But some patent-holders warned that the reforms could hurt the economy in the long run. >>
What essential traits lead some people to jump repeatedly into new startups?
I asked that question of exhibitors and advisers at VC in the OC Innovation Showcase at the Hyatt Regency Irvine last week. VC in the OC is the county's biggest event to connect entrepreneurs with investors and advisors. Chin was one of about 700 people participating this year, and Arkami was one of 80 exhibiting companies. >>
– The Labor and Employment Practice Group
at Haynes and Boone, LLP has continued to expand its Orange County-based talent with the addition of Tamara Devitt
as a partner. >>