It is becoming easier for plaintiffs to choose where to sue internet retailers

It is becoming easier for plaintiffs to choose where to sue internet retailers

(Reuters) – If you’re an online retailer delivering products to the US West Coast, now would be a good time to find yourself a regular local consultant. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday in Herbal Brands Inc. v. Photoplaza, Inc. that Arizona courts have specific personal jurisdiction to hear Herbal Brands trademark … Read more

Microsoft-backed AI startup Inflexion raises $1.3 billion from Nvidia and others

Microsoft-backed AI startup Inflexion raises $1.3 billion from Nvidia and others

[1/3]The words AI Artificial Intelligence are seen in this illustration taken May 4, 2023. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo June 29 (Reuters) – Inflection AI, a startup backed by several Silicon Valley giants, said on Thursday it raised $1.3 billion from investors including Microsoft and Nvidia amid an AI boom (TO THE). The investment, a mix of … Read more

Alphabet bets on lasers to provide Internet in remote areas

Alphabet bets on lasers to provide Internet in remote areas

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 26 (Reuters) – Google’s parent Alphabet (GOOGL.O) has already tried unsuccessfully to bring Internet access to rural and remote areas using high-altitude balloons into the stratosphere. But now, the company is providing Internet services to remote areas using beams of light. The project known as Taara is part of Alphabet’s innovation … Read more