IPO Daily NewsTM

A quick read, the IPO Daily NewsTM is three to five concise paragraphs a day. It includes summaries of all patent and trademark opinions of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the next day after opinions are issued and wire service stories of other selected IP cases.

Court Upholds Denial of Motion to Dismiss Suit for Lack of Standing

*COURT UPHOLDS DENIAL OF MOTION TO DISMISS SUIT FOR LACK OF STANDING Omni MedSci, Inc. v. Apple Inc., 20-1715 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Judge LINN, a split Federal Circuit upheld [...]

IPO Announces Annual Meeting Speakers

IPO ANNOUNCES ANNUAL MEETING SPEAKERS IPO’s LIVE + Virtual Annual Meeting program, including speaker names, has been posted to the meeting website. The LIVE meeting will take place from September 1[...]

IPO Files Amicus Brief in Ezaki v. Lotte Int’l at U.S. Supreme Court

IPO FILES AMICUS BRIEF IN EZAKI GLICO V. LOTTE INT’L AT U.S. SUPREME COURT Yesterday IPO filed an amicus brief at the U.S. Supreme Court asking the Court to grant certiorari in Ezaki Glico v. Lotte[...]

Senator Request Feasibility Study on Patent Small Claims Court

SENATORS REQUEST FEASIBILITY STUDY ON PATENT SMALL CLAIMS COURT Earlier this week Senators PATRICK LEAHY (D-Vt.) and THOM TILLIS (R-N.C.), Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Subcommit[...]

Adoption of New Claim Construction in IPR Violated Patent Owner’s APA Rights

** ADOPTION OF NEW CLAIM CONSTRUCTION IN IPR VIOLATED PATENT OWNER’S APA RIGHTS Qualcomm Inc. v. Intel Corp., 20-1589 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Chief Judge Moore, the Federal Circ[...]

IPO Files Responses to EU Commission Questionnaire on Designs

IPO FILES RESPONSES TO EU COMMISSION QUESTIONNAIRE ON DESIGNS Last week IPO President DANIEL STAUDT (Siemens Corp.) responded on behalf of IPO to the European Commission’s questionnaire relating to[...]

GM Sues Ford for Trademark Infringement on New Self-Driving Technology Name

IP IN THE MASS MEDIA GM Sues Ford for Trademark Infringement on New Self-Driving Technology Name On Saturday the Detroit Free Press reported that General Motors sued Ford Motor Co. for trademark i[...]

USPTO Obviousness Determination Not Supported by Substantial Evidence

**USPTO OBVIOUSNESS DETERMINATION NOT SUPPORTED BY SUBSTANTIAL EVIDENCE The Chemours Co. FC, LLC v. Daikin Industries, Ltd., 20-1289 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Judge REYNA, a split[...]

U.S. Senate Confirms Cunningham as Federal Circuit Judge

U.S. SENATE CONFIRMS CUNNINGHAM AS FEDERAL CIRCUIT JUDGE Earlier this week the U.S. Senate confirmed TIFFANY P. CUNNINGHAM, currently a partner at Perkins Coie LLP in Chicago, as a circuit judge on[...]

Trademark & Copyright Sessions at the IPO Annual Meeting

TRADEMARK & COPYRIGHT SESSIONS AT THE IPO ANNUAL MEETING Attend the trademark and copyright sessions during IPO’s LIVE + Virtual Annual Meeting for a mix of U.S. and international i[...]