June 27, 2017 - "CRISPR Confusion: A Legal and Practical Analysis for IP Professionals" (Technology Transfer Tactics) - 1:00 to 2:00 pm (Eastern) June 27, 2017 - "Essential Developments in Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: What Lies Ahead in 2017
If the Washington, DC rumor mill is correct Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross will soon announce that Andrei Iancu will be the next Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
So obviously the patent claims VirnetX has used to pursue infringers such as Apple and Microsoft are not the weak patents that opponents of the patent system claim are the scourge of the system. Well — not so fast!
Partial institutions lessen the value of estoppel because the petitioner avoids estoppel on claims that were challenged but not instituted. The PTAB never issues a final written decision for these challenged-but-not-instituted claims.
Hoilihan Lokey adds four new Officers in Chicago, Atlanta, and Houston, expanding their service offering to include Trademarks, Brands, and Copyrights. John A. Hudson and Brent Reynolds Sr.
The Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) International Patent Committee will be offering a seminar on "Important Developments in Japanese Patent Law" by Kisaragi Associates on June 30, 2017 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm (CT) in Chicago,
The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will offer a one-hour webinar entitled "Exhaustion Unleashed: Licensing, Other Business Strategy, and Litigation after Lexmark" on June 28, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm (ET).
Strafford will be offering a webinar/teleconference entitled "Labeling and Induced Infringement in Pharma Patent Litigation and Protecting IP Rights" on July 13, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EDT). Thomas L. Irving and Barbara R.
The Knowledge Group will offer a live webcast entitled "Essential Developments in Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: What Lies Ahead in 2017?" on June 27, 2017 from 12:00 to 2:00 pm (EST).
Strafford will be offering a webinar/teleconference entitled "Lessons from PTAB Full or Partial Denials to Obtain a Denial and Avoid an IPR" on July 6, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EDT). Thomas L. Irving, Joshua L. Goldberg, and Cory C.