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Bancorp Services: to patent system claims, the computer must be “integral to the invention”
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2012

Just last week, in a post about software patents I noted that Federal Circuit decisions over the past year have applied inconsistent standards to patent-eligibility of software


Highlights of the USPTO first-inventor-to-file rule
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2013

The USPTO has published its long-awaited first-to-file rules and examination guidelines, which will take effect March 16, 2013. The new rules will


Judge Andrews denies Dell's motion to transfer in Round Rock patent infringement action
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2012

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Richard G. Andrews in Round Rock Research, LLC v. Dell, Inc., Civil Action No. 11-976-RGA (D.Del., November 15, 2012), the Court denied defendant Dell, Inc.’s motion to transfer the action to the Northern District of California


America Invents Act: micro entity status for institutions of higher education
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2011

The Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) creates a new class of patent applicants designated as “micro entities” which are entitled to a 75 percent reduction in certain fees paid to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


Congratulations on your success, but here’s my patent
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2013

In today's new media society, effective advertising often requires more than just generating innovative content. To reach potential customers, the


FTC reports rise in "pay-for-delay" settlements
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

On January 17, 2013, the FTC reported a record number of pay-for-delay settlements in 2012, increasing to 40 from 28 in 2011. The agreements covered


U.S. House of Representatives passes Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act - changes to design patent law on the way
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 10 2012

Notable changes to the design patent law in the United States are upcoming as a result of the United States House of Representatives passage of the Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act (the Act) on December 5


FDA Approves Second Biosimilar Drug Since the Biologic Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009 Was Passed
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

Do we finally have clarity on the regulatory process for more biosimilars to reach the market? Now that the FDA has approved its second biosimilar


Frosty the patent? Fun holiday reading for patent geeks
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

If you’re looking for a fun patent to read this holiday season (and who isn’t?), here’s one for “Apparatus for Facilitating the Construction of a Snow ManWoman.”


Judge Andrews grants in substantial part defendants' motion to dismiss IP venture's claims of indirect infringement and willfulness
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2013

By Memorandum Order entered in IPVenture Inc. v. Lenovo Group, Limited, et al., Civil Action No. 11-588-RGA (D.Del., January 8, 2013), the Honorable