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USPTO Guidance for examiners takes expansive view of Myriad and Prometheus decisions
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA, European Union
  • March 7 2014

On March 4, 2014, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") issued a memorandum to the Patent Examining Corps with guidance for determining the


What did you say? $31 million awarded for infringement of hearing aid patent
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • November 29 2012

In a case involving the alleged infringement of two patents related to hearing aids, one of which was found under judgment as a matter of law (JMOL) to not be infringed


Latest developments in standards, patents and FRAND licensing
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 13 2013

Since the publication of the European Commission's revised Guidelines on the applicability of Article 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the


Final form Unified Patent Court Agreement published
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • February 7 2013

The final version of the agreement on a Unified Patent Court and related statute (UPC Agreement) was published on 11 January 2013. It is anticipated


CJEU rules that in most circumstances multiple SPCs may be obtained under a single patent
  • Potter Clarkson LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 20 2013

On 12 December 2013, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) delivered its judgments in three important cases relating to Supplementary


ECJ rules on SPCs and French courts react
  • Santarelli
  • European Union, France
  • October 28 2014

From 2011 to 2013, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) handed down several important decisions concerning the interpretation of the EU Regulation on


Can “Real World” IP Tools Effectively Protect Virtual Reality?
  • Awapatent
  • European Union, USA
  • December 13 2016

Before long, billions of people around the world were working and playing in the OASIS every day. Some of them met, fell in love, and got married


CJEU confirms change in economic behaviour is required to prove trade mark dilution
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • December 16 2013

In Environmental Manufacturing LLP v OHIM 2013 C- 38312 P, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) confirmed that evidence of change in


Unified Patent Court one step forward...
  • FRKelly
  • European Union
  • December 9 2013

On 6 December 2103, the European Commission released this Press Release, announcing that "Justice Ministers have today reached agreement in record


Advocate General recommends dismissal of latest Spanish challenge to the unitary patent
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Spain
  • November 18 2014

Spain's latest challenge to the legitimacy of unitary patent and the use of enhanced cooperation to establish it within the EU, has today met with a