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Decision Cheered by Some, as Supreme Court Clarifies Useful Articles Copyright Protection
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 28 2017

The United States Supreme Court held on March 22, 2017, that designs on the surface of a cheerleading uniform were eligible for


IPRs Are Not Time Barred by an Earlier ITC Complaint
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 28 2017

Since their introduction as part of the America Invents Act, Inter Partes Reviews (IPRs) have proven to be a powerful tool for parties accused on


ITC Proceedings Do Not Trigger One Year Clock to File IPR
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 28 2017

Increasing use of Inter Partes Reviews (IPRs) by patent stakeholders and an increase in the number of ITC complaints heighten the importance of an


U.S. Supreme Court Invalidates Non-Consensual Structured Dismissal Deviating from Bankruptcy Priority Scheme
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on March 22, 2017, in Czyzewski v. Jevic Holding Corp., that without the consent of affected creditors, bankruptcy


Unsuccessfully Using the Wayback Machine to Establish Status as a Printed Publication
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 24 2017

On March 6, 2017, the PTAB issued a pair of final written decisions upholding the patentability of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,932,268 (IPR2015-01836) and 8


Use It or Lose It: USPTO to Conduct Post-Registration Trademark Use Audits
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

The United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") may now issue post-registration Office actions requiring evidence of use


Two Bureau of Land Management Regulations on Life Support Under President Trump
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

During the Obama Administration, the Bureau of Land Management issued the Hydraulic Fracturing on Federal and Indian Lands Final


Supreme Court Curbs Laches as a Defense in Patent Cases
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

In SCA Hygiene Products v. First Quality Baby Products, decided on March 21, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court significantly reduced the role of the


Federal Circuit to PTAB - No 102 Gap Filling
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

In a precedential opinion dated March 14, 2017, the Federal Circuit reversed the PTAB, holding that in finding a claim anticipated under 35 USC 102


Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act Would Mandate Sanctions for Frivolous Claims
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

On March 10, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2017 ("LARA") by a vote of 230-180. 163 Cong. Rec