COPYRIGHT OFFICE REPORT ON SOFTWARE-ENABLED CONSUMER DEVICES

March 29, 2017 | Tagged: Mitch Tuchman

By: Mitch Tuchman Software-enabled consumer devices are ubiquitous.  Think not only personal computers—desktop, laptop, handheld—but thermostats, cameras, refrigerators, power tools, self-driving cars, even dolls, toys and games, among others devices too numerous to mention.  This was not so in 1976 when Congress enacted the present Copyright Act (the “Act”), including computer software for the first […]

Morningstar Attorney Mitch Tuchman Appointed to Durham City-County Appearance Commission

March 27, 2017 | Tagged: Mitch Tuchman

Mitch Tuchman, an attorney at Morningstar Law Group, was appointed by the Durham City-County Appearance Commission for two years, filling a vacancy created by the departure of another member prior to the expiration of his three-year term. After Mitch’s initial term, he will be eligible for two full three-year terms. The Commission is an advisory […]

Morningstar Law Group Seeks Legal Assistant & Office Assistant

March 24, 2017 | Tagged:

          Morningstar Law Group, a law firm with offices in downtown Raleigh and downtown Durham, seeks motivated and enthusiastic Legal Assistant and Office Assistant to join our team. Please click the job titles for more information. Interested candidates please submit resume via email to aluchsinger@morningstarlawgroup.com.

Client Alert: New FTC Acting Chairman Signals More Pro-Business Approach

February 08, 2017 | Tagged: Jennifer (Collins) Van Doren,

By Jennifer Van Doren Following President Trump’s designation of Maureen J. Ohlhausen as Acting Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission, many businesses are breathing a hopeful sigh of relief.  Ohlhausen has been a Commissioner since April 4, 2012, in a term that ends in September 2018. Since her designation as Acting Chairman, Ohlhausen has signaled that […]

Morningstar Law Group Partner Swain Wood Named as General Counsel to NC Attorney General

January 23, 2017 | Tagged:

Morningstar Law Group is proud to announce that its partner Swain Wood has been named General Counsel to the Attorney General, by North Carolina’s new Attorney General, Josh Stein. Wood, a litigator whose practice has focused on intellectual property litigation and complex business disputes, will leave Morningstar Law Group and join the Department of Justice […]