Mondaq USA: Intellectual Property
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
On April 15, the Council of the EU approved the new Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (now titled Directive 2017/790). The Directive has a clear objective, to modernise the legislative framework
Moritt, Hock & Hamroff LLP
With the growing use and popularity of the internet, more and more people and businesses have made the leap into cyberspace to sell, advertise, or promote their company, name, products, or services.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
[This guest post was written by Kira-Khanh McCarthy, a rising-3L at University of Notre Dame Law School.]
Mintz
On April 26, 2019, Administrative Law Judge ("ALJ") Lord clearly stated in Certain Intraoral Scanner and Related Hardware and Software that the International Trade Commission's ("ITC")
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
Hat tip to Ted Davis for allowing me to post a link (here) to his 2019 outline of trademark decisions, "Recent Developments in Trademark and Unfair Competition Law."
Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP
In AVX Corp. v. Presidio Components, Inc., No. 2018-1106 (Fed. Cir. May. 13, 2019), the Federal Circuit determined that a manufacturer did not have standing to appeal an adverse decision
Hogan Lovells
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that bankrupt trademark licensors cannot use federal bankruptcy law to rescind the rights of their trademark licensees to continue use
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
LABOKlin appeals from an Eastern District of Virginia decision granting Genetic Veterinary Sciences' (GVS) motion for judgment as a matter of law (JMOL). After receiving a cease and desist
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Decision: Xitronix Corp. v. KLA-Tencor Corp., No. A-14-CA-01113-SS, 2016 WL 7626575 (W.D. Tex. Aug. 26, 2016), aff'd Rule 36, No. 16-2746 (Fed. Cir. May 23, 2019)
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Through May 15, 2019, the Federal Circuit decided 524 PTAB appeals from IPRs and CBMs. The Federal Circuit affirmed the PTAB on every issue in 388 (74.05%) cases and reversed or vacated
Ropes & Gray LLP
The Senate Judiciary Committee will conduct back-to-back hearings next Tuesday and Wednesday entitled "The State of Patent Eligibility in America
Holland & Knight
Sens. Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), along with Reps. Doug Collins (R-Ga.), Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) and Steve Stivers (R-Ohio) released a bipartisan, bicameral draft bill that "would reform Section 101 of the Patent Act."
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Intellectual property (IP) litigation typically requires review and production of large volumes of documents and electronically stored information (ESI).
BakerHostetler
As previously reported on this blog, the issue of payment of fees related to trademark applications/registrations in Venezuela is currently in a state of flux.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
A series of recent cases teach an important lesson about claim language: simple terms may be construed based on the context in which they appear – even if different from their ordinary meaning.
Arnold & Porter
On May 30, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit revived a pair of patent infringement cases initiated by Lone Star Silicon Innovations LLC, a Texas licensing entity, against chipmakers Nanya Technology Corp. ...
Ward and Smith, P.A.
The Greater Wilmington Business Journal asked four lawyers why ongoing counsel can be important for entrepreneurs.
Holland & Knight
The Central District of California awarded Kindred Studio Illustration and Design LLC (aka True Grit) $72,400 in attorneys' fees after the court found that Electronic Communication Technology's legal positions and ...
Mintz
In Amarin Pharma, Inc. v. Int'l Trade Comm'n (18-1247), the Federal Circuit affirmed the International Trade Commission's ("ITC") finding that Amarin's false advertising claim under § 43(a) of the Lanham Act was precluded by the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
At the end of June 2019, the International Bureau (IB) will be decommissioning fax services
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The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
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As 2019 kicks off, the Cooley antitrust group highlights 10 recent developments and trends corporate counsel should be aware of – from the US Supreme Court and lower courts, the DoJ and FTC ...
BakerHostetler
Partners Carl Hittinger and Jeffry Duffy authored an article published by The Legal Intelligencer on July 27, 2018.
Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P
A recent Delaware decision highlights the need for a realistic pre-suit assessment of patent eligibility. Stephen McBride and Michael West explain.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
As noted in our May 10 client alert, Washington has now joined several other states that have recently amended their non-compete statutes to provide more protections for employees.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
On April 2, 2019, in the middle of its inaugural season, the nascent Alliance of American Football (AAF) ceased all operations.
Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.
At Tuesday's "Trademark Office Comes to California" session, Judge Susan Hightower provided the attendees ...
Reed Smith
As we discussed in our "breaking news" post, the Supreme Court's decision in Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. v. Albrecht, ___ S. Ct. ___, 2019 WL 2166393 (U.S. May 20, 2019) ("Albrecht") ...
Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P
Oracle's decade-long copyright infringement suit against Google may be heading to the Supreme Court.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
Vermont's new Data Broker Regulation ("Regulation") takes effect on January 1, 2019.
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