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Regulatory Developments Life Sciences Companies Should Expect in the New Presidential Administration
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • January 20 2017

2017 and beyond promises to be a time for continued evolution and uncertainty for life sciences companies doing business in the United States. In


US Software Patent Law Developments
  • Minter Ellison
  • USA
  • January 16 2017

Approximately two years ago, the US Supreme Court in the Alice decision considered the in principle patentability of software patents. Since then


CBM Review Standard
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

Whether a patent qualifies for a CBM review has been a moving target. Early decisions held that the claims do not need to be directed to a “financial


Federal Circuit Narrows Patent Eligibility for CBM Review
  • LeClairRyan
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

In the recently decided Unwired Planet, LLC v. Google, Inc. case, the Federal Circuit significantly narrowed the eligibility standards for covered


Is It or Isn't It? Patent Eligibility Takes Yet Another Turn In Amdocs Case
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2017

An interesting case came out of the Federal Circuit in Amdocs (Israel) Limited v. Openet Telecom, Inc., No. 2015-1180, 2016 WL 6440387 (Fed. Cir. Nov


Enfish, Microsoft Receive Mixed Results on PTAB Rulings
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 3 2017

Addressing issues of claim construction and obviousness, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's


PTAB’s Working Definition for CBM Jurisdiction Deemed Too Broad
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 3 2017

Addressing the standard for initiating a covered business method (CBM) review, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit vacated a Patent Trial


Adding Pre-Existing Technology Won’t Save a Patent-Ineligible Claim
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 3 2017

In the recent FairWarning and Synopsys cases (IP Update, Vol. 19, No. 11), the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit found the challenged


Personal Web v. IBM: IBM's Motion to Compel Documents from Privilege Log Denied Where Motion Was Filed After Discovery Cut-Off
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2016

In this patent infringement action, IBM filed a motion to compel production of certain documents that were withheld as privileged. IBM contend that


Plaintiff Cannot Take Back Venue Admission in Patent Infringement Action
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2016

Plaintiff Ecojet, Inc. ("Ecojet") brought a patent infringement action against Defendant Luraco, Inc. ("Luraco") for infringement of U.S. Patent No