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Changes to U.S. design patent law will extend term of design patents, provide international filing options
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2012

On December 5, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act, which will implement several significant changes to U.S. design patent law when approved by President Obama


False patent marking - you can't fudge it
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 15 2010

Courts in several recent cases have held that one cannot avoid a charge of false patent marking by fudging the marking


Judge Stark grants defendants' motion to transfer venue to Central District of California
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2011

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Leonard P. Stark in Human Genome Sciences, Inc. v. Genentech, Inc., et al., C.A. No. 11-082-LPS (D.Del., July 18, 2011), the Court granted the motion of defendants, Genetech, Inc. and City of Hope, to transfer venue of three actions filed against them in the District of Delaware by plaintiff, Human Genome Sciences, Inc. (“HGS”), to the Central District of California


Looking back at U.S. patent law big changes in 2012 (part 1)
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2012

U.S. patent law experienced a significant number of changes in 2012, as the America Invents Act, new regulations, USPTO actions and court decisions all


Chief Judge Sleet denies Apple's motion to transfer patent infringement action
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2012

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Gregory M. Sleet in Smart Audio Technologies, LLC v. Apple, Inc., Civil Action No. 12-134-GMS (D.Del., November 16, 2012), the Court denied Apple’s motion to transfer the action to the Northern District of California


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


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


Judge Robinson grants in part and denies in part defendants' motion for judgment on pleadings in patent infringement action
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2012

By Memorandum Order entered by The Honorable Sue L. Robinson in Senju Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., et el. v. Lupin Limited, et al., Civil Action No. 11-271-SLR (Consol.) (D.Del., December 7, 2012), the Court granted in part and denied in part defendants Lupin’s Rule 12(c) motion for judgment on the pleadings


Judge Robinson denies Texas instruments' motion to transfer patent case to Northern District of Texas
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2013

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Sue L. Robinson in Cradle IP, LLC v. Texas Instruments, Inc., Civil Action No. 11-1254-SLR (D.Del


New social media website seeks to improve the patent examination process through crowdsourced Q&A, prior art submissions
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2012

A new social networking site developed with USPTO input provides a forum for subject matter experts to post questions and answers about the U.S. patent system, along with prior art that may be relevant to pending patent applications