A61K31/192 looks daunting, but the IPC is actually a hierarchical system that is laid out in a very orderly fashion.
As researchers in the pharmaceutical industry seek to contain the novel coronavirus epidemic, Tao Xinliang, honorary dean of the Intellectual Property Institute of Shanghai University, shares with China Daily his insights into related patent issues.
Recently, Beijing Haidian District People's Court made a first- instance judgment on a trademark infringement and unfair competition disputes between the British Broadcasting Corporation and Beijing Aiyuba Technology Co., Ltd.
Novartis' final hope of registering its No.22991917 "Alcon" trademark (trademark in dispute) dimmed recently
Huawei is suing U.S. telecommunications company Verizon for patent infringement. Huawei's Chief Legal Officer, Song Liuping, announced the initiation of legal proceedings earlier today at the company's headquarters in Shenzhen.
Businesses are increasingly turning to trade secrets as a mechanism to protect their innovations and know-how. From the implementation of the EU Trade Secrets Directive
King, Stubb & Kasiva
Software Patents which are generally referred to as Computer Related Inventions have been a debatable issue in India and worldwide.
In November 2019, the Delhi High Court heard a petition filed by Anurag Sanghi, who sought relief to quash a first information report (FIR)
All too often individuals buy property with the expectation that they have just found their perfect home, only to later realise that there are hidden ‘skeletons' buried therein just waiting to make an appearance at some point.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
According to Chris Skidmore, the former Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, the UK has no plans to implement the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market ((EU)
Mathys & Squire
The food and drink sector is the largest manufacturing sector in the UK — larger than the automotive and aerospace sectors combined.
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
Since the Federal Circuit's 2018 en banc decision in Wi-Fi One, LLC v. Broadcom Corporation, (discussed here) the court has reviewed a number...
Holland & Knight
The court began its Step Two analysis by looking at the plaintiff's allegations regarding technological and functional improvements.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
In what boiled down to an dispute over ownership of the mark, the Board granted a petition for cancellation of Respondent Michael Lajtay's registration for the mark HOLE IN ONE
Volpe and Koenig, P.C.
Intellectual property is often most critical asset for an early stage company. Developing a strong, cost effective IP strategy and risk management strategy to avoid costly IP litigation can make the difference in a company's survival.
Volpe and Koenig, P.C.
The popularity of craft breweries and distilleries has grown at exponential rates in the past few years. There are now over 1,800 craft distilleries in the U.S. up from roughly 100 in 2005 and 7,400 craft distillers ...
McDermott Will & Emery
Trademark jurisprudence in 2019 may be best summarized in two words: questions and answers. Decisions handed down at the district court level have teed up key questions that are poised to be...
Cowan Liebowitz & Latman PC
A group of marks having a recognizable characteristic in common with each other may enjoy greater protection than each individual mark, depending on how the marks are promoted and when the rights are asserted.
Davis & Gilbert
The United Kingdom (UK) left the European Union (EU) on January 31, 2020 after mutual ratification of the Withdrawal Agreement, thus making "Brexit" official.
Foley & Lardner
The January 29, 2020, Federal Circuit decision in Galderma Laboratories, L.P. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.,