The PTAB invalidation procedure violates due process because it drags patent owners into endless assaults by patent infringers and patent thieves.
In Owens Corning v. Fast Felt Corp, Fast Felt sued Owens Corning for infringement, and Owens Corning filed a petition with the PTO seeking inter partes review of claims 1, 2, 4, 6, and 7.
In Organik Kimya AS v. Rohm & Haas Co., Organik Kimya AS (“Organik”) appealed the decisions of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“Board”) in two related inter partes review (“IPR”) proceedings for which Organik is the Petitioner.
Knowing when a patent or patent application you or your client owns has been used in a 102 novelty rejection for another application presents obvious strategic benefits.
The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will offer a one-hour webinar entitled "Sovereign Immunity at the PTAB: Gimmick or Genius?" on October 24, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm (ET).
The Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA) will be offering a two-part webcast entitled "Aqua Products, Inc. v.
Strafford will be offering a webcast entitled "Divided Patent Infringement and Inducement: Protecting IP Rights and Allocating Liability" on October 31, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EDT). Thomas L. Irving, Paul W. Browning, and Barbara R.
Cardinal IP will be offering a presentation entitled "Post Grant Review Strategy – Choose Wisely" on October 30, 2017 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm (CT) at the University of Chicago Gleacher Center in Chicago. IL.
Although there is a popular misconception among inventors new to the field of inventing, the United States Patent and Trademark Office is never going to grant a provisional patent.
On Monday, October 16th, the Internet security company VirnetX (AMEX:VHC) of Zephyr Cove, NV, announced the results of a patent litigation campaign it had pursued against Cupertino, CA-based consumer tech giant Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).