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Recent US patents granting for treatment of hydraulic fracturing waters

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2012

We continue to monitor patent literature for water and liquid treatment technologies related to hydraulic fracturing

Nanotechnology in hydraulic fracturing innovation 2011 developments

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 18 2011

An important development to watch is how nanotechnology can be used as an innovation tool for hydraulic fracturing

PTO to terminate its successful Greentech patent program in favor of Track I (curiously)

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 17 2011

Some curious end-of-year activity for one government agency: the US PTO announced on December 15, 2011 through the Federal Register that it will extend but also terminate the Greentech accelerated examination program

US government asserts rights in solar patents under Bayh-Dole Act

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 30 2011

Investors need to be aware of the Bayh-Dole Act and the risks and requirements that the Act presents

What will the USPTO do with its greentech patent program?

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2011

The US PTO is running its greentech accelerated examination program through December 31, 2011, or until 3,000 grantable petitions are reached

Thermoelectrics again in the news for sustainability

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 4 2011

"Thermoelectrics Make a Comeback" was the title of a recent C&EN article (June 20, 20110, pages 33-35

Patent reform legislation & PTO's green tech accelerated examination

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 27 2011

Last week, the House passed complex patent reform legislation, HR 1249

USPTO's latest statistics for its Green Tech Pilot Program less than half of the available petition grants remain for 2011

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • April 10 2011

The USPTO's latest statistics for its Green Tech Pilot Program (dated April 4, 2011) show that 1,595 petitions have now been granted

Price break, less red tape announced by DOE for licensing federal government patents

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 4 2011

The Department of Energy has announced a new initiative, "America's Top Energy Innovator"

Patent Office says Green Tech Program is "starting to take off"

  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2011

The USPTO announced yesterday, January 13, 2011, that its Green Tech Program is "starting to take off