Life Sciences Top 49 By Donald Zuhn -- Last month, the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) announced the release of its 36th annual list of the top 300 organizations receiving U.S.
Since the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of inter partes review (IPR) a little more than a year ago in Oil States, several patent owners have brought other constitutional challenges to America Invents Act (AIA) trial proceedings.
On July 31, Trading Technologies, a firm that develops software used for electronically trading derivatives, filed a combined petition for panel rehearing and rehearing en banc at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit last week ruled that well-known sports drink maker Gatorade's use of the slogan, ““Gatorade The Sports Fuel Company” beginning in 2016 amounted to fair use under the Lanham Act and theref
By Grant Shoebridge* -- In July 1969, as a young boy, I watched in awe, along with the rest of world, as the United States of America put two men on the moon.
Let’s face it, intellectual property (IP) litigation is a very expensive and risky endeavor. For the accused infringer, the prospect of going to trial means high legal fees and, even worse, a substantial disruption to the business.
The United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit last week affirmed-in-part, vacated-in-part, and remanded a decision of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) in the long-running case of VirnetX Inc. v.
Copyright is one of the most important intellectual property rights for any individual in America.
Amid changing technology trends, more rare earth metals are required to meet our needs – and patent protection may be one solution. Chris Hamer and Laura Clews of Mathys & Squire report
By Kevin E. Noonan -- The Federal Circuit affirmed a determination by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) that two patents owned by Celgene Corp. were invalid in Celgene Corp. v. Peter decided last week.