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Colour it mine: protecting colour trademarks
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada, European Union
  • May 21 2018

Colours can function as source indicators and many acquire distinctiveness over time. For example, when thinking of green in association with farm


Mandamus for the rest of us-The Federal Circuit continues its trend of clarifying patent venue post-TC Heartland
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

On May 22, 2017, the Supreme Court fundamentally narrowed patent venue by unanimously holding in TC Heartland that patent holders must follow the


Nearly One Year After TC Heartland, Federal Circuit Addresses Unanswered Venue Questions in a Trio of Decisions
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2018

Almost one year after the Supreme Court’s landmark patent venue decision in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, the Federal Circuit


Federal Circuit Declines to Alter Alien Venue Rule in Patent Cases Post-TC Heartland
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • May 17 2018

On Wednesday, May 9, 2018, the Federal Circuit settled another question raised by last year’s TC Heartland decision and reaffirmed the


Patents: Developing Issues in Post Grant Patent Challenges
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2018

4 Key Takeaways: Supreme Court Update: The Supreme Court’s recent Oil States v. Green’s Energy Group


Venue Options Get Smaller in BigCommerce
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2018

On May 15, 2018, the Federal Circuit granted BigCommerce, Inc.’s petition for a writ of mandamus and held that for purposes of determining venue


Federal Circuit Holds Google’s Copying of Java API Not a Fair Use
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit considered whether Google’s copying of Oracle’s Java API for integration into its Android smartphone


Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Iancu
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

A petitioner in an Inter Partes Review may introduce new evidence not included in its petition if: 1) the evidence is a reply to evidence introduced


In Re: Bigcommerce, Inc.
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

A corporation incorporated in a state having multiple judicial districts “resides” for purposes of the patent venue statute only in the single


SAP America, INC. v. Investpic LLC
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • May 15 2018

Claims may be determined patent ineligible on the pleadings where no facts are asserted from which a non-abstract improvement may be plausibly