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Am I Being Clear Enough? - PTAB Reaffirms Lower Pre-Issuance Threshold for Indefiniteness in Ex Parte McAward
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • September 20 2017

On August 25, 2017, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board issued a precedential opinion in Ex Parte McAward, reaffirming the Patent Office’s use of a


Supreme Court “improves” upon the ImproverProtocol Questions in Actavis v Eli Lilly.
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2017

In this important case from July of this year, the Supreme Court reintroduced a true form of the doctrine of equivalents into UK patent law, allowing


Recent Trends on the U.S. Doctrine of Equivalents
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC
  • USA
  • September 19 2017

U.S. courts have long recognized that a product or process which does not literally infringe a patent can nevertheless infringe under the "doctrine of


A Seismic Shift in UK Patent Infringement Law - Actavis v. Eli Lilly
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox PLLC
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 19 2017

In a decision that appears to have introduced a doctrine of equivalents for the first time, the UK Supreme Court has shifted the laws on patent


New Patent Infringement Cases Provide Guidance on Analyzing Venue in the Wake of TC Heartland
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2017

On May 22, 2017, the Supreme Court issued a watershed decision in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Food Group Brands LLC, 137 S. Ct. 1514 (2017), analyzing


Interpretations of TC Heartland Add Uncertainty to Patent Litigation
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • September 19 2017

In May 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods reversed more than 25 years of Federal Circuit precedent when it held that for


Kim Kardashian West’s trade mark woes and the love-hate relationship between celebrities and IP
  • ENSafrica
  • USA
  • September 19 2017

The worlds of celebrity and IP intersect with surprising frequency. On the one hand, celebrities such as sportsmen and entertainers can use IP to make


Situations When Written Opinions of Counsel Could Spare You a Patent-Related Headache
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2017

Written opinions of counsel are gaining renewed interest as a valuable tool for avoiding enhanced damages for willful patent infringement following


Cloud computing and growing risk from software patents
  • Kemp IT Law
  • United Kingdom
  • September 14 2017

At a time when data security and privacy risks are front of mind for cloud customers, the IP risks to service availability posed by Patent Assertion


Video Game Network Patent Found to Be Patent Eligible - Not an Abstract Idea
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2017

The Federal District Court in Delaware recently denied a motion to dismiss a patent infringement case involving a video game networking technology