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Federal Circuit issues seven opinions on patentability of software innovations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2013

The en banc Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has divided over whether method and computer-readable media claims and system claims are directed to


SCOTUS unanimously rules GM soybean patent infringed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court has determined that the "exhaustion doctrine" does not apply in the context of a patented genetically modified (GM) seed, and


New York AG settles with patent assertion entity
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2014

New York Attorney General (AG) Eric Schneiderman has entered an agreement with MPHJ Technology, a patent assertion entity (PAE) operated by Texas


Dissatisfied patent reexamination plaintiff contends standing conferred by statute
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2014

A consumer-interest organization that was dissatisfied by a Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (BPAI) ruling in the appeal of a patent


Australian court finds human gene mutation to be patentable
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • September 11 2014

A full panel of the Federal Court of Australia has upheld its earlier ruling that an isolated but naturally occurring nucleic acid, BRCA1, can be


Patent damage awards studied
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 17 2014

Legal analytics firm Lex Machina has issued a "Patent Litigation Damages Report" that analyzes patent litigation damages awarded in U.S. district


Court rejects attempt to keep settled infringement suit alive through appeal
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2013

The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed as moot the appeal of a patent infringement dispute between parties that had settled the claims


U.S. Supreme Court refuses to consider patent dispute over vascular grafts
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the petition for review filed by W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc. in a dispute over the patent for a prosthetic


Myriad Genetics sues diagnostics company over BRCA1 and BRCA2 testing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2013

Just weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court determined that naturally occurring human genes are not patent eligible and thus found certain Myriad


Federal Circuit panel divides over indirect infringement law
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2013

A split Federal Circuit Court of Appeals panel has determined that an accused inducer's good-faith belief in the invalidity of a patent may negate