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Added subject-matter and post grant amendment - a familiar trap
  • Boult Wade Tennant LLP
  • European Union
  • July 19 2018

When it comes to amendment, European patent prosecution is infamously strict, and EPO examiners are ever vigilant against “added subject-matter”. They


Patent enforcement through the courts in Thailand
  • Ananda Intellectual Property
  • Thailand, Global
  • July 9 2018

A structured guide to enforcing patents through the courts in Thailand


USPTO Proposes Change in Claim Construction Standard for Post-Grant Proceedings
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • USA
  • June 14 2018

Since the enactment of the America Invents Act in September 2012, the USPTO has evaluated a patent’s validity in post-grant proceedings1 with a


Chief Judge Guidance: SAS Impact, Motions to Amend, and Claim Construction
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 8 2018

On June 5, 2018, Chief Judge David Ruschke and Vice Chief Judge Tim Fink of the Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB) participated in a webinar


PTAB Proposes to Adopt the Phillips Standard for Claim Construction in Post-Grant Proceedings
  • Perkins Coie LLP
  • USA
  • May 9 2018

On May 8, 2018, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced a proposed rulemaking to change the current claim construction


Proposed Rule: No More BRI in PTAB Trials
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 8 2018

Today, the USPTO issued a press release announcing a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Claim Construction Standards used in PTAB Proceedings. The


HSE prosecutes waste management company and its directors after employee suffers serious injury due to lack of proper protective guards
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2018

All employers have a duty to ensure that the work place is safe, that that they have safe systems and that the use of equipment involves a careful


Final Judgment Entered in Amgen v. Coherus Neulasta Litigation
  • Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, PC
  • USA
  • April 26 2018

Last week, on April 18, 2018, Judge Stark in the District of Delaware entered the Final Judgment and Order dismissing the patent infringement case


Protection and certainty: Are the English Courts getting the balance right?
  • Bristows
  • United Kingdom
  • April 24 2018

Many of the cases before the English courts over the past year have dealt with the availability and scope of patent protection, in their attempt to


U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality of Patent Inter Partes Review
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • USA
  • April 24 2018

On Tuesday, April 24, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down two highly anticipated decisions that significantly impact inter partes review (IPR)