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Kentucky General Assembly Halves Judgment Interest Rate

by Richard A. Vance
Posted on July 24, 2017

The Kentucky legislature amended KRS 360.040, which governs the interest rate on money judgments. Previously, money judgments bore interest at 12% – the new rate is 6%, which is more in line with other states. Importantly for financial institutions, the new statute provides that if the judgment is based on a contract or promissory note...… Continue Reading

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Benefits of Registration

by Alex MacKay
Posted on July 13, 2017

Recently, Amazon rolled out its revamped brand registry. This is a recent example of an online marketplace encouraging intellectual property owners to embrace the platform by taking steps to protect such owners’ rights. Amazon encourages participation in the brand registry by noting that those who enroll “can work together [with Amazon] to reduce potential intellectual...… Continue Reading

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