Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 6


USPTO cannot count time during which applicant is unable to take action as applicant delay

USA - January 23 2019 During prosecution of its U.S. patent application, the patent owner filed a Request for Continued Examination (RCE) after a final Office Action…

No waiver of SAS-relief where petitioner promptly requests remand post-SAS

USA - September 4 2018 The petitioner filed three petitions for inter partes review (IPR) of U.S. Patent No. 8,765,167. In the first petition, the Patent Trial and Appeal…

Nichia Corporation v. Everlight Americas, Inc., Nos. 2016-1585 and 2016-1618 (Fed. Cir. Apr. 28, 2017)

USA - June 22 2017 Courts not required to grant injunction upon finding of infringement unless patentee proves all four equitable factors The patentee sued the alleged…

Icon Health & Fitness, Inc. v. Strava, Inc., No. 2016-1475 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 27, 2017)

USA - March 16 2017 USPTO examiner and the PTAB can rely on expert declarations in reexamination as long as declaration relates to factual findings…

FairWarning IP, LLC v. Iatric Systems, Inc., No. 2015-1985 (Fed. Cir. Oct. 11, 2016)

USA - December 14 2016 System claims using generic computer components to perform patent-ineligible method claims are ineligible subject matter…