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Frosty the patent? Fun holiday reading for patent geeks
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

If you’re looking for a fun patent to read this holiday season (and who isn’t?), here’s one for “Apparatus for Facilitating the Construction of a Snow ManWoman.”


Judge Andrews grants in substantial part defendants' motion to dismiss IP venture's claims of indirect infringement and willfulness
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2013

By Memorandum Order entered in IPVenture Inc. v. Lenovo Group, Limited, et al., Civil Action No. 11-588-RGA (D.Del., January 8, 2013), the Honorable


Highlights of the USPTO first-inventor-to-file rule
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2013

The USPTO has published its long-awaited first-to-file rules and examination guidelines, which will take effect March 16, 2013. The new rules will


FDA Approves Second Biosimilar Drug Since the Biologic Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009 Was Passed
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

Do we finally have clarity on the regulatory process for more biosimilars to reach the market? Now that the FDA has approved its second biosimilar


Attorney advice on how to respond to third-party inquiries is privileged: DNJ
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2013

Corporations can assert privilege over advice of counsel on how to respond to third-party inquiries, particularly where the response is reasonably


Magistrate judge thynge denies plaintiff's motion for leave to file early motion for partial summary judgment of infringement
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2012

By Memorandum Order entered in Neology, Inc. v. Federal Signal Corp., et al., Civil Action No. 11-672-LPS-MPT (D.Del., September 21, 2012), the Honorable Mary Pat Thynge denied plaintiff’s motion for leave to file an early motion for partial summary judgment after finding that there was no good cause to modify the scheduling order


New USPTO guidance discusses patent-eligibility of inventions involving laws of nature
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2012

A new USPTO guidance memorandum describes how the USPTO will review patent-eligibility of process claims for biotechnology inventions in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision in Mayo v. Prometheus


New social media website seeks to improve the patent examination process through crowdsourced Q&A, prior art submissions
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2012

A new social networking site developed with USPTO input provides a forum for subject matter experts to post questions and answers about the U.S. patent system, along with prior art that may be relevant to pending patent applications


Judge Griesa overturns jury verdict for second time
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2012

After a second jury trial for patent infringement, Judge Griesa of the Southern District of New York granted defendant's motion for judgment as a matter of law as to non-infringement of the two patents in suit, in Hypoxico, Inc. v. Colorado Altitude Training LLC, No. 02-CV-6191, slip op. (S.D.N.Y. Aug. 28, 2012


Large entity, small entity or micro-entity: which one are you?
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • July 16 2012

In May, the USPTO issued a proposed rule that will set fees for patent applicants who qualify as “micro-entities.”