The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will offer a one-hour webinar entitled "Strategies and Pitfalls of CIP and Provisional Practice" on August 9, 2018 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm (ET).
NantKwest filed suit in district court under 35 U.S.C. § 145 to contest the PTO’s rejection of its patent application. The USPTO prevailed and filed a motion for reimbursement of all of its litigation expenses, including attorney’s fees.
On Friday, July 27th, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued a precedential opinion in GoPro, Inc. v.
Understory’s first patent covers the sensor device itself which consists of a stainless steel sphere sitting on top of a shaft, a configuration which one of the sensor’s designer called “God’s joystick.” “The sensor detects microdeflections from r
Companies involved in a merger or acquisition often bring respective legal departments that must be combined after the M&A transaction closes.
The House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Energy recently convened a hearing titled Powering America: The Role of Energy Storage in the Nation’s Electricity System.
The court granted plaintiff's motion to strike portions of the reports of defendant's invalidity experts which included disclaimers.
The proposed rule would adopt the narrower standard articulated by the Federal Circuit in Phillips v.
Over the last year and half, it turned out that Huawei's patent enforcement campaign against Samsung and Qualcomm's antitrust issues as well as the parallel patent infringement cases raise bigger and more interesting issues than any other smartpho
At the time, many thought this change in law would significantly assist patentees in avoiding full-blown cancellation of their claims. However, our review suggests a case-by-case analysis without overwhelming success on a motion to amend...