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.

IPO Participates in IPO IGC Meeting

IPO PARTICIPATES IN WIPO IGC MEETING IPO continues to participate in meetings at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) addressing a wide range of issues. Late last month, [...]

AIA Turns Ten

AIA TURNS TEN Today marks the tenth anniversary of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, which was signed into law by President BARACK OBAMA on September 16, 2011. The legislation made the most sign[...]

District Court Erred in Precluding Damage Expert’s Testimony

**DISTRICT COURT ERRED IN PRECLUDING DAMAGE EXPERT’S TESTIMONY Omega Patents, LLC v. CalAmp Corp., 20-1793 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Judge PROST, the Federal Circuit upheld a dist[...]

Tomorrow on IPO’s IP Chat Channel– What’s New in Bad Faith and Why It Matters: Global Perspectives

TOMORROW ON IPO’s IP CHAT CHANNEL™ -- WHAT’S NEW IN BAD FAITH AND WHY IT MATTERS: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES Tune in to the IP Chat Channel™ tomorrow, Thursday, September 15, a[...]

Senate IP Leaders Ask USPTO to Improve Consistency of Prior Art References Between Federal Agencies

SENATE IP LEADERS ASK USPTO TO IMPROVE CONSISTENCY OF PRIOR ART REFERENCES BETWEEN FEDERAL AGENCIES Last week Senate Judiciary IP Subcommittee Chair PATRICK J. LEAHY (D-Vt.) and Ranking Member THOM[...]

Last Day to Book Your Hotel Room at the Group Rate for IPO’s Annual Meeting

LAST DAY TO BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM AT THE GROUP RATE FOR IPO’S ANNUAL MEETING IPO has reserved a block of rooms at the JW Marriott, the location for the LIVE portion of the IPO Annual Meeting (Septem[...]

IPO Annual Meeting Session on Discretionary Denials of IPR Petitions by the PTAB

IPO ANNUAL MEETING SESSION ON DISCRETIONARY DENIALS OF IPR PETITIONS BY THE PTAB Register for the IPO Annual Meeting and attend a session on “Discretionary Denials of IPR Petitions by the PTAB.” Th[...]

Brazil’s President Signs Compulsory Licensing Law But Vetoes Technology Transfer Provision

BRAZIL’S PRESIDENT SIGNS COMPULSORY LICENSING LAW BUT VETOES TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER PROVISION As previously reported, last month the Brazilian Senate approved a bill of law modifying the rules governi[...]

IPO Annual Meeting Session on Management Tools to Help Improve Operational Efficiency

IPO ANNUAL MEETING SESSION ON MANAGEMENT TOOLS TO HELP IMPROVE OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY Improving operational efficiency isn’t an easy task. But work done more efficiently decreases unnecessary compa[...]

Court Did Not Err in Finding Patents Unenforceable for Inequitable Conduct

* COURT DID NOT ERR IN FINDING PATENTS UNENFORCEABLE FOR INEQUITABLE CONDUCT Belcher Pharm., LLC v. Hospira, Inc., 20-1799 -- On Wednesday in an opinion by Judge REYNA, the Federal Ci[...]