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RPX Corporation
Computer Protection IP, LLC (CPIP) has filed its first affirmative lawsuit, accusing New Dream Network (DreamHost) (2:17-cv-08858) of infringing a single server security patent.
RPX Corporation
A patent infringement suit brought against Google by Personal Audio, LLC has been transferred from the Eastern District of Texas (1:15-cv-00350) to the District of Delaware (1:17-cv-01751) due to improper venue.
RPX Corporation
F2VS Technologies, Inc. has added two cases to the campaign that it began this past June, suing Acuity Brands (Acuity Brands Lighting) (1:17-cv-04774) and Daintree Networks (1:17-cv-01713).
Fenwick & West LLP
How well you secure and protect your brand as a technology startup can make or break your company. A strong trademark can help you land funding, increase market value, hold off competition, and more.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Through the Global Dossier Initiative, users can view the patent family for a particular application, which contains all the related applications filed at participating IP Offices...
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Finally, the seething and slithering epic IP battle in the United States related to the ownership of the trademark ‘Comic-Con' has come to an end with San Diego Comic Con emerging victorious.
BakerHostetler
Ironically, in previous years (until December 2016), the Copyright Office required online service providers to mail paper registration forms and checks in order to complete registration.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In the classic rock song "Light My Fire," ‘60s icon and the Doors' lead singer Jim Morrison sang, "The time to hesitate is through."
Pryor Cashman LLP
Finguerra-DuCharme's panel, "Ethical Issues in Trademark Practice: Tips for Ethically Managing Trademark Investigations," will explore...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Starting December 31, 2017, all online service providers (which includes website owners) who want to take advantage of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Safe Harbor ...
Proskauer Rose LLP
Although it may be cold comfort to BWH, the Court also upheld the validity of the patent, affirming the jury's finding of no anticipation or obviousness.
Winston & Strawn LLP
For many years it has been perceived that intellectual property interests, and those that advance them, face a less-than-welcoming environment at ICANN.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
The USPTO refused registration of the mark FALL HARVEST for "coffee for use in single-serve brewing machines," finding the mark likely to cause confusion with the registered mark AUTUMN HARVEST BLEND for...
Morgan Lewis
The December 31, 2017 deadline for online service providers to reregister designated agents under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) in the US Copyright Office's new online directory is fast approaching.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In CRFD Research, Inc. v. Matal, No. 2016-2198 (Fed. Cir. Dec. 5, 2017), the Federal Circuit reviewed three IPR decisions, each on the same patent, reversing the PTAB's finding in one of the three decisions.
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Brinks Gilson & Lione
On April 4, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ("CAFC") denied Google's petition for rehearing en banc. Unwired Planet, LLC v. Google Inc., ___ F.3d. ___, Case No. 2015-1812.
Brinks Gilson & Lione
On Monday, March 27, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Food Brands Group LLC, (Case No. 16-341).
Brinks Gilson & Lione
On March 22, 2017, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a 6-2 ruling in Star Athletica, L.L.C. v. Varsity Brands, Inc., et al., holding the decorative elements on Varsity Brands' cheerleading...
Brinks Gilson & Lione
The newly formed PTAB Bar association held its inaugural conference in Washington, D.C. from March 1-3.
Brinks Gilson & Lione
Everyone in the IP community wonders if President Donald Trump will create a new order in the IP field much the same way he has approached other areas of the government.
Brinks Gilson & Lione
On February 22, 2017, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp. to address whether the act of supplying from the United States a single commodity component of a multicomponent...
Brinks Gilson & Lione
Since implementation of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, inter partes review ("IPR") and other post-grant proceedings have been used successfully to challenge and invalidate thousands of patent claims.
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USPTO is the federal agency for granting U.S. patents and registering trademarks.
Administers the U.S. copyright law and advises Congress and other government agencies regarding copyright issues.
WIPO is the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation.
INTA is a global association of trademark owners and professionals.
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BIO is the world's largest trade association representing biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations.
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