Intellectual Property:

United States: Can You Make An Infringement Claim Over Thumbnail Images?

United States: The Internet Archive Wayback Machine: A Useful IP Litigation Tool, But Is It Admissible?


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

8 Ways to Identify a Questionable Open Access Journal

Moocs prove that universities can and should embrace online learning

Elsevier denies it will force SSRN users on to other services

Elsevier is tricking authors into surrendering their rights - See more at:

Taxi Ken and I discuss the UK's negotiations with Elsevier

Counting fee-based and no-fee #openaccess journals.

What do we mean when we call scholarly communications platforms ‘sustainable’?

Science Publishing Group: A Complete Scam

Major Updates for the Open Access Button and Open Data Button

The SciHub Data Part 2: Academic Pirates

The unquiet corpse of Ingelfinger is still shambling around, smashing up science