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.

USPTO Properly Denied Patent Term Adjustment Where No PTAB Decision Issued in Applicant’s Appeals Because Examiner Reopened Prosecution

*USPTO PROPERLY DENIED PATENT TERM ADJUSTMENT WHERE NO PTAB DECISION ISSUED IN APPLICANT’S APPEALS BECAUSE EXAMINER REOPENED PROSECUTION Chudik v. Hirshfeld, 20-1833 -- Yesterday in a[...]

Save the Date for IPO’s 4th Annual IPOwners Spring Summit

SAVE THE DATE FOR IPO’S 4th ANNUAL IPOwners SPRING SUMMIT™ IPO will host its 4th annual IPOwners Spring Summit™ virtually on April 20-21. The conference is designed for mid to senior [...]

USPTO Extends Expanded Collaborative Search Pilot Program

USPTO EXTENDS EXPANDED COLLABORATIVE SEARCH PILOT PROGRAM Yesterday the USPTO announced the extension of the Expanded Collaborative Search Pilot Program, which originally ran from November 2017 thr[...]

Today on the IP Chat Channel™ — PTAB: Year in Review – 2020

TODAY ON THE IP CHAT CHANNEL™ — PTAB: YEAR IN REVIEW - 2020 Tune in to the IP Chat Channel ™ today at 2:00p.m. ET for a webinar on PTAB: Year in Review - 2020. Our speak[...]

Protecting American Innovation and Development (PAID) Act Introduced

PROTECTING AMERICAN INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT (PAID) ACT INTRODUCED Sen. JIM INHOFE (R-Okla.) recently introduced the Protecting American Innovation and Development (PAID) Act of 2021. Under the l[...]

*Court Rejects IPR Decision That Claim Was Anticipated Where Petition Asserted Only Obviousness

*COURT REJECTS IPR DECISION THAT CLAIM WAS ANTICIPATED WHERE PETITION ASSERTED ONLY OBVIOUSNESS M & K Holdings, Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., 20-1160 -- Yesterday in an o[...]

Thursday, February 4 on the IP Chat Channel — PTAB: Year in Review – 2020

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4 ON THE IP CHAT CHANNEL™ — PTAB: YEAR IN REVIEW - 2020 Tune in to the IP Chat Channel™ on Thursday, February 4 at 2:00p.m. ET for a webinar on PTAB: [...]

CNIPA Announces Subsidies for Patent Filings Will End

CNIPA ANNOUNCES SUBSIDIES FOR PATENT FILINGS WILL END As previously reported, on January 13th, the USPTO released a report on “Trademarks and Patents in China: The Impact of Non-Market Factors on F[...]

IPO Participates in WIPO Seminar on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources

IPO PARTICIPATES IN WIPO SEMINAR ON INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND GENETIC RESOURCES Manisha Desai Late last week, MANISHA A. DESAI (Immediate Past Co-Chair, IPO European Practice Commi[...]

IPO Education Foundation Launches Webinar Series for Students

IPO EDUCATION FOUNDATION LAUNCHES WEBINAR SERIES FOR STUDENTS IPO Education Foundation is launching its Behind the IDEA webinar series on February 2 from 5:00-6:00p.m. ET(). The serie[...]