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 Files Amicus Brief in Athena v. Mayo

IPO FILES AMICUS BRIEF IN ATHENA v. MAYO On Friday IPO filed an amicus brief at the U.S. Supreme Court asking the Court to grant certiorari in Athena Diagnostics v. Mayo Collaborative Servs. IPO’s [...]

USPTO Publishes SUCCESS Act Report

USPTO PUBLISHES SUCCESS ACT REPORT Last week the USPTO published the report to the U.S. Congress required by the Studying Underrepresented Classes Chasing Engineering and Scientific Success Act of [...]

Finding Appointment of USPTO Administrative Patent Judges Unconstitutional, Federal Circuit Remands IPR Decision

***FINDING APPOINTMENT OF USPTO ADMINISTRATIVE PATENT JUDGES UNCONSTITUTIONAL, FEDERAL CIRCUIT REMEDIES AND REMANDS IPR DECISION Arthrex, Inc. v. Smith & Nephew, Inc., 18-2140 -- [...]

Senate IP Subcommittee Examine Patent Quality

SENATE IP SUBCOMMITTEE EXAMINES PATENT QUALITY Yesterday the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Intellectual Property held a hearing titled “Promoting the Useful Arts: How can Congress pr[...]

Senate IP Subcommittee to Examine Patent Quality Today

SENATE IP SUBCOMMITTEE TO EXAMINE PATENT QUALITY TODAY Today at 2:00p.m. ET the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Intellectual Property will hold a hearing titled “Promoting the Useful A[...]

Corrino Holdings Sues Bookings Holdings for Patent Infringement

IP IN THE MASS MEDIA Corrino Holdings Sues Bookings Holdings for Patent Infringement Yesterday Bloomberg Law reported that Corrino Holdings LLC sued Bookings Holdings Inc., claiming that its Kayak[...]

Law Magazine Features Article on IPO Toolkit

LAW MAGAZINE FEATURES ARTICLE ON IPO TOOLKIT Last week an article on the Gender Diversity in Innovation Toolkit was published in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly that featured IPO’s Women in IP Law Com[...]

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Willful and Induced Infringement Claims Against Apple

IP IN THE MASS MEDIA Judge Refuses to Dismiss Willful and Induced Infringement Claims Against Apple Yesterday Bloomberg Law reported that a judge in Texas refused to dismiss Maxell Inc.’s claims t[...]

USPTO Published Updated Legal Framework for Patent Electronic System

USPTO PUBLISHES UPDATED LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR PATENT ELECTRONIC SYSTEM Yesterday the UPSTO published a Federal Register notice announcing “an updated legal framework for its Patent Electronic System”[...]

USPTO Seeks Comments on Proposed New Rule for Amending Claims in Post-Grant Proceedings

USPTO SEEKS COMMENTS ON PROPOSED NEW RULE FOR AMENDING CLAIMS IN POST-GRANT PROCEEDINGS Yesterday the USPTO published a Federal Register notice proposing changes to the rules of practice for inter [...]