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Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
It is fairly common nowadays for a party accused of patent infringement to file a petition in the United States Patent and Trademark Office requesting Inter Partes Review of the asserted patent.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
For comparison, the cumulative average rate of instituted claims cancelled in IPR and CBM Final Written Decisions is about 75%.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
In this consolidated proceeding concerning the mark LEHMAN BROTHERS, Tiger Lily Ventures Ltd. moved to strike certain testimony and evidence submitted by Barclays Capital Inc. during the latter's case-in-chief...
Fenwick & West LLP
At the center of every successful video game franchise lies a strong and well-guarded brand. Those brands are reinforced by their trademarks—the words and symbols that serve as badges...
Dennemeyer Group
On Wednesday, October 4, 2017, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) ruled en banc that a petitioner challenging the validity of patent claims in post grant review proceedings ...
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
The antitrust war Qualcomm is now defending on three continents against government regulators as well as Apple and its iPhone manufacturers...
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
To many patent owners in IPR, the prospect of a patent-saving claim amendment is all but illusory.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
SAP then filed a litigation against Investpic asking the court to declare that SAP did not infringe the claims of Investpic's patent.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
The process of serving a patent infringement complaint is often routine and uneventful.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In In re Arunachalam, No. 2016-1607, the Federal Circuit affirmed the PTAB decision holding that Dr. Lakshmi Arunachalam is collaterally estopped from asserting claims in U.S. Patent No. 6,212,556 ...
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
The USPTO regularly offers its Stakeholder Training on Examination Practice and Procedure for individuals who have recently passed the Patent Bar for the purpose of representing applicants before the USPTO.
Ropes & Gray LLP
Earlier this month the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) determined, for the first time, that good cause existed to extend a trial beyond the mandated 12 months of 35 U.S.C. § 316(a)(11).
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Last month, following a jury verdict in federal district court in Delaware awarding Plaintiff Idenix Pharmaceuticals LLC $2.54 billion in damages—"the largest damages verdict ever returned in a patent [infringement] trial"…
Pryor Cashman LLP
Covered business method (CBM) review - an administrative trial conducted to determine the validity of a patent - can be an attractive tool for accused patent infringers looking to challenge a patent.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
It has been said that one can predict the outcome of a Section 2(d) appeal 95% of the time just by looking at the marks and the goods or services.
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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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