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Follow the yellow bit road?: JP Morgan pursues bitcoin-like patent
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • China, European Union, USA
  • December 19 2013

Digital currencies are a hot topic these days, with their anonymity, freedom from control by centralised banks, and avoidance of merchant transaction


4As releases guidance on patent risk and apps
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2011

The American Association of Advertising Agencies has issued a new guidance document that offers its constituents helpful advice about dealing with the threat of patent suits in the world of e-commerce


ESPN loses affirmative defenses and invalidity counterclaim on motion to dismiss but court recognizes unfairness in allowing "bare-bones" infringement complaint while prohibiting defendants from pleading affirmative defenses with brevity
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2012

PageMelding filed a patent infringement action against ESPN asserting a patent that enables internet service and content providers to form mutually beneficial collaborations where website content is customized in accordance with those collaborations


Judge sanctions Samsung for “auto-delete” of relevant emails when litigation was “reasonably foreseeable”
  • Gray Plant Mooty
  • USA
  • September 25 2012

In one of the rulings from the recent patent mega-trial between tech giants Apple and Samsung regarding smartphones and tablet computers, the Court (Judge Grewal) granted a request from Apple for an adverse inference instruction that Samsung had “failed to preserve evidence” and that the evidence destroyed could be presumed to be favorable to Apple


Internet advertising patent saga continues: Supreme Court orders Federal Circuit to reconsider decision in Ultramercial v. Hulu
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2012

In a brief, one paragraph order issued on May 21, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court hinted that a recent decision covering patent-eligibility for medical testing methods is also relevant to Internet-based methods


PTAB threatens sanctions for unauthorized e-mails
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 8 2014

Addressing a patent owner’s unauthorized e-mail arguing for additional discovery and the petitioner’s likewise unauthorized responsive e-mail, an


Post-Alice Federal Circuit finds internet advertising method to not be patent eligible
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 18 2014

Citing the Supreme Court of the United States’ Spring 2014 decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit


Google targets trolls with patent purchasing program
  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2015

Google announced on April 27, 2015 a new program for patent owners to sell their patents to the ubiquitous search engine giant. The motivation for


“Upselling” patent case against Amazon dismissed
  • Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl LLC
  • USA
  • April 16 2015

On March 25, 2015, a federal judge in Delaware dismissed a patent infringement case against Amazon.com Inc., saying that the patent at issue covered


Patent Office now offers email alerts when applications published
  • Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl LLC
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced the launch of the Patent Application Alert Service, a system for providing email alerts when