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.

Senate IP Subcommittee to Review Role of IP in Sports and Public Safety

SENATE IP SUBCOMMITTEE TO REVIEW ROLE OF IP IN SPORTS AND PUBLIC SAFETY Today at 2:30p.m. ET, the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Intellectual Property will hold a hearing titled “Worl[...]

Method of Treatment Claims Were Not Obvious Over Prior Art References

*  METHOD OF TREATMENT CLAIMS WERE NOT OBVIOUS OVER PRIOR ART REFERENCES Neptune Generics, LLC v. Eli Lilly & Co., 18-1257 -- On Friday in an opinion by Judge MOORE, the Federal C[...]

USTR Releases Special 301 Report & Review of Notorious Markets

IPO AND IPO EDUCATION FOUNDATION CELEBRATE WORLD IP DAY Today is World IP Day, which celebrates the role that IP rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity. This year’s theme is “Reach fo[...]

National Institute of Standards and Technology Publishes Report on Federal Technology Transfer

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY PUBLISHES REPORT ON FEDERAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER Yesterday the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology published a[...]

U.S. Copyright Office Changes Procedures to Register Architectural Works

U.S. COPYRIGHT OFFICE CHANGES PROCEDURES TO REGISTER ARCHITECTURAL WORKS In a Federal Register notice published yesterday, the U.S. Copyright Office issued a final rule relating to the registration[...]

USPTO Provides Information on Amending Claims Via Reissue and Reexamination During Post-Grant Proceedings

USPTO PROVIDES INFORMATION ON AMENDING CLAIMS VIA REISSUE AND REEXAMINATION DURING POST-GRANT PROCEEDING Yesterday the USPTO published a Federal Register notice summarizing patent owners’ options t[...]

IPO and IPO Education Foundation to Celebrate World IP Day

IPO AND IPO EDUCATION FOUNDATION TO CELEBRATE WORLD IP DAY World IP Day celebrates the role that IP rights play in encouraging innovation and creativity. This year’s theme is “Reach for the Gold: I[...]

Claims for Electronic Trading Interface Were Eligible for CBM Review But Patent-Ineligible

* CLAIMS FOR ELECTRONIC TRADING INTERFACE WERE ELIGIBLE FOR CBM REVIEW BUT PATENT-INELIGIBLE Trading Techs. Int’l v. IBG LLC, 17-2257 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Judge MOORE, the Fe[...]

Lawmakers Release Bicameral, Bipartisan Framework for Section 101 Legislation

LAWMAKERS RELEASE BICAMERAL, BIPARTISAN FRAMEWORK FOR SECTION 101 LEGISLATION Yesterday the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Intellectual Property’s Chairman THOM TILLIS (R-N.C.) and Ranking Member[...]

USPTO Provides Guidance on Real-Parties in Interest

USPTO PROVIDES GUIDANCE ON REAL-PARTIES IN INTEREST Yesterday the USPTO’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board designated three opinions as “precedential.” In Adello Biologics LLC v. Amgen Inc., the three[...]