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Fed. Circ. Affirms PTAB Ax Of Indivior's Suboxone Patent
A split Federal Circuit panel on Wednesday affirmed a Patent Trial and Appeal Board decision invalidating most claims of an Indivior patent on its opioid [...]
As ANDA Suit Venue Options Shrink, Del., NJ Rule For Now
One year after the Federal Circuit limited venue options for patent suits over generic drugs, a new ruling has clamped down further. But so far, [...]
GOP Lawmakers Urge Tai To Oppose COVID Vaccine IP Waiver
In a letter Wednesday spelling out their priorities for the World Trade Organization's upcoming summit, Republican leaders on congressional trade committees urged U.S. Trade Representative [...]
PTAB To Eye Patent Cloudflare Offered 'Bounty' To Help Kill
Cloudflare Inc. has persuaded the Patent Trial and Appeal Board for the second time in less than a week to review a Sable Networks Inc. [...]
Court Sides With Celeb Chef In 'By Chloe' Brand Row
A New York federal judge Wednesday reaffirmed a year-and-a-half-old arbitration decision that celebrity chef Chloe Coscarelli is entitled to a half share of her "By [...]
High Court Delays Mulling Apple, Mylan Fintiv Challenges
The U.S. Supreme Court has pushed back its consideration of whether to tackle the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's discretionary denial practice and has requested [...]
NJ Judge Denies $991K Atty Fees Awarded By Magistrate
A New Jersey federal judge ordered a magistrate judge to recalculate attorney fees for Arent Fox LLP in a patent dispute, finding that the jurist [...]
Feds Say Ex-USPTO Head Immune From Bias Suit
The federal government has told a Tennessee federal court that former U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Director Michelle Lee and other officials are immune from [...]
Philips Ordered To Identify Key Claims Before 3G, 4G IP Trial
A judge ordered Philips to clearly identify elements of two mobile phone technology patents it asserts are independently valid, saying Wednesday that its looming infringement trial [...]
How 'Rocket Dockets' Are Affecting IPR Discretionary Denials
Statistical analysis of over 500 recent Patent Trial and Appeal Board decisions reveals that filing an infringement suit in one of two so-called rocket dockets [...]
Hindsight Bias: An Ovine Survey
The arrival of a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) office action citing no less than six earlier patents directed to various sub-combinations in the [...]
Novartis Wants Atty DQ'd From MS Drug Patent Row In Del.
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. asked a Delaware federal court to disqualify a lawyer representing another pharmaceutical company that has filed a patent infringement suit against it [...]
A Real-World Guide To Staying Discovery In Federal Court
Pleas for stay of discovery under the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure are often rejected when motions to dismiss are pending due to a tenacious [...]
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun Seeks An Associate, Patent Agent or Technical Specialist
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is seeking a a talented Associate, Patent Agent or Technical Specialist to join our Electrical/Computer Science practice group.  This full-time, permanent [...]
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun Seeks an Intellectual Property Associate or Patent Agent
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is currently seeking a talented Associate or Patent Agent to join their Chemical and Biotechnology practice groups.  This full-time, permanent position will [...]
Barnes & Thornburg Nabs IP Litigation Pro For Chicago Office
A seasoned intellectual property litigator who helped secure hundreds of millions of dollars in damages for clients such as Motorola and Dyson has joined Barnes [...]
Pfizer Says Employee Stole Confidential Docs On COVID Vax
Pfizer Inc. said Tuesday that it was investigating a longtime employee who it believes downloaded thousands of documents containing confidential information, some of which is [...]
The U.S. Patent System is Still Worth Saving
Much deserved criticism has been leveled at the U.S. patent system in the last decade or so, from all sides. No one branch of the [...]
Bitcoin Trial Jurors Mull Claims 'Inventor' Stole, Hid Assets
Jurors began deliberating Tuesday in the multibillion-dollar dispute between self-professed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright and the estate of computer forensic expert Dave Kleiman over whether [...]
Amgen Takes Antibody Patents Invalidation To Supreme Court
Amgen Inc. has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule the Federal Circuit's invalidation of two patents covering its cholesterol medication Repatha, saying the circuit [...]
Target Settles VR Tech Suit After Gilstrap Cites Conflict
Target Corp. and Lennon Image Technologies LLC moved Tuesday to dismiss the latter's infringement suit against the retail giant in light of a settlement deal, [...]
Fed. Circ. Says Why It Revived An IP Case Against Fujifilm
The Federal Circuit on Tuesday provided more insight into its decision to revive a patent suit from a research organization affiliated with a Florida university against [...]
Barclays Accuses Fintech Rival Plaid Of Stealing 'Rise' TMs
Banking giant Barclays PLC has sued Plaid Inc. in New York federal court alleging the financial services company infringed its trademarks by launching a financial [...]
The Catastrophic Facebook Outage

24th November 2021 Social Media and Marketing | Alessandra Maxine

On 5 October 2021, "Sorry, something went wrong," greeted every...

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NVIDIA dominating the AI Chips

2nd November 2021 Technology | Jax Floro

Its cat related NVIDIA, one of our favorite brands! How...

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Privilege Creep and Your Data Security

14th October 2021 Data Security | Bianca Ysabel

The term “privilege creep” refers to the gradual accumulation of...

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Bvlgari Snake Head Design Enjoys Copyright in China

17th September 2021 Copyright | Alessandra Maxine

In April 2021, the Beijing Intellectual Property Court (‘BIPC’) announced...

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Oral Agreements – Can You Enforce These?

27th August 2021 Contracts | Jax Floro

In Australia, oral agreements can be enforceable. So, it should...

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AUSTRALIAN CONSUMER LAW: CONSUMER RIGHTS

10th August 2021 Consumer Law | Bianca Ysabel

The Australian Consumer Law (ACL) intends to protect consumers while...

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Amazon Launches IP Accelerator in Canada to Help Small Businesses Secure a Trademark and Protect Their Brands

26th July 2021 Intellectual Property Protection | Alessandra Maxine

Amazon has launched an IP Accelerator in Canada to help...

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Copyright Protection of a Logo

2nd July 2021 Copyright | Jax Floro

A logo trade mark is an artistic work that functions...

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AI is Revolutionizing Education

3rd June 2021 Technology | Alessandra Maxine

"Our intelligence is what makes us human, and AI is...

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Australian Intellectual Property Report 2021

20th May 2021 Trade Marks | Jax Floro

Trade marks A trade mark is a type of intellectual...

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The Trade Mark Opposition Process

Trade Marks | Jax Floro

As the owner of a trade mark, you are responsible...

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What are Smart Contracts?

19th April 2021 Contracts | Jax Floro

Blockchain is a technology that is built on Bitcoin and...

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