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Andrew Tuggle helps protect ideas by prosecuting and litigating patents, prosecuting and litigating trademarks, and protecting trade secrets. Fields in which he has helped prosecute patents include drones, data processing, boating, fishing, hunting, and telecommunications.

DoD Has Two New Cybersecurity FrameworksA recent interim rule from the Department of Defense (DoD) would create a new self-assessment methodology for the cybersecurity requirements in NIST SP 800-171. The same rule also would implement the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Framework. The interim rule, which was published on September 29, 2020, will become effective on November 30, 2020.