Patent - Bloghttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2849©2018 Managing Intellectual Property60Patent - BlogThe week in IP – AppSung retrial starts, Adidas/Skechers latest, China patent term extension, SCOTUS vacates Secure Axcess, US copyright suits spikeManaging IP rounds up the biggest patent, trade mark and copyright news from the past weekhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3807451/The-week-in-IPAppSung-retrial-starts-AdidasSkechers-latest-China-patent-term-extension-SCOTUS-vacates.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 21:45:00 GMTOur May issue – counterfeiting, C&D letters, SEPs in Europe, Mexico’s opposition system, all our award winnersManaging IP’s most recent issue includes a look at how technology is changing counterfeiting, C&D letter successes and failures, our awards winners, SEP licences in Europe after Huawei v ZTE, Mexico’s amended trade mark opposition system and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3806051/Our-May-issuecounterfeiting-C-D-letters-SEPs-in-Europe-Mexicos-opposition-system-all-our-award.htmlThu, 10 May 2018 03:15:00 GMTThe week in IP – CRISPR, IACC, Amazon, unclean hands, Federal Circuit, Messi, Tesla, Nikola MotorManaging IP rounds up the biggest patent, trade mark and copyright news from the past week around the globehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3804631/The-week-in-IPCRISPR-IACC-Amazon-unclean-hands-Federal-Circuit-Messi-Tesla-Nikola-Motor.htmlThu, 03 May 2018 04:15:00 GMTCelebrating UK industry at IPAN World IP DayA range of speakers at IPAN World IP Day – including IP minister Sam Gyimah and UK IPO CEO Tim Moss – talked about the future of a global Britainhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3803619/Celebrating-UK-industry-at-IPAN-World-IP-Day.htmlFri, 27 Apr 2018 17:30:00 GMTUK government sets out ambition for IP industryOn World IP Day, UK Intellectual Property Minister Sam Gyimah reflects on Britain's innovations and talent, and how he is looking to boost the country's IP sectorhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802916/UK-government-sets-out-ambition-for-IP-industry.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 10:45:00 GMTHear reaction to the Oil States and SAS rulings at our PTAB ForumsOur PTAB Forums in New York on May 3 and Palo Alto on May 8 will include analysis of this week’s two Supreme Court rulings. The forums are free for in-house counsel to attendhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802880/Hear-reaction-to-the-Oil-States-and-SAS-rulings-at-our-PTAB-Forums.htmlWed, 25 Apr 2018 23:30:00 GMTThe week in IP – Huawei’s blocked injunction, Iancu Section 101 comments, blockbuster China FRAND decision, Google v Equustek, TTAB, trade secrets, monkey selfieManaging IP rounds up the biggest patent, trade mark, copyright and trade secrets news from the past week around the globehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3801540/The-week-in-IPHuaweis-blocked-injunction-Iancu-Section-101-comments-blockbuster-China-FRAND-decision.htmlThu, 19 Apr 2018 06:00:00 GMTUS patent litigation remains depressed1,072 patent cases were filed in US district courts in the first quarter of 2018, down from 1,087 in the fourth quarter of 2017http://www.managingip.com/Article/3801521/US-patent-litigation-remains-depressed.htmlWed, 18 Apr 2018 23:30:00 GMTJoin us for our PTAB Forums in New York and Palo Alto in May!Managing IP is holding two PTAB Forums on May 3 and 8. They are free for in-house counsel to attend and include sessions on trial strategies, Federal Circuit appeals, the latest PTAB statistics, life sciences and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3800155/Join-us-for-our-PTAB-Forums-in-New-York-and-Palo-Alto-in-May.htmlThu, 12 Apr 2018 04:45:00 GMTOur April issue – blockchain, top copyright firms, CRISPR patents, Russian parallel imports, marijuana marksManaging IP’s most recent issue includes our IP STARS copyright rankings, a blockchain special report, CRISPR patent filing figures, an explanation of Russia’s new parallel imports criteria, analysis of cannabis related trade marks in the US and Canada, as well as our regular country updates and Utynam columnhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3799555/Our-April-issueblockchain-top-copyright-firms-CRISPR-patents-Russian-parallel-imports-marijuana-marks.htmlMon, 09 Apr 2018 19:00:00 GMTJoin us at the European Life Sciences Forum in LondonManaging IP is holding our European Life Sciences Forum in London on April 24. The event is free for in-house counsel to attend and includes sessions on second medical use patents, SPC regulations, the doctrine of equivalents and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3798772/Join-us-at-the-European-Life-Sciences-Forum-in-London.htmlThu, 05 Apr 2018 05:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – President Trump, Federal Circuit, PTAB, Vatican, CRISPR, Nike, Unilin, USPTOPatrick Wingrove rounds up recent intellectual property news, including President Trump imposing sanctions on China, the Federal Circuit staying PTAB proceedings relating to the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, the Vatican cracking down on use of its name, the EPO granting a CRISPR patent, a China sports brand countersuing Nike for trade mark infringement, and the USPTO director setting out his visionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3797535/The-week-in-IPPresident-Trump-Federal-Circuit-PTAB-Vatican-CRISPR-Nike-Unilin-USPTO.htmlThu, 29 Mar 2018 04:15:00 GMTAll of our 2018 IP Awards have now been announced!Our Asia, Americas and EMEA Awards were announced in three dinners, revealing the world's best intellectual property firms and individuals. Subscribers and triallists can view the winners, while photos from the events can be viewed by all on our Facebook pagehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3796525/All-of-our-2018-IP-Awards-have-now-been-announced.htmlMon, 26 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – USPTO, UPC, Broadcom, Qualcomm, trade mark trolls, PTAB, Section 101, female inventors, ChinaEllie Mertens rounds up intellectual property news, including the new USPTO new patent cover, Trump's blocking of Broadcom’s Qualcomm buy, Canada trade mark trolls, a PTAB judges study, the GAO’s CBM study, a petition for the Federal Circuit to reconsider its 101 stance en banc, a German party’s move to repeal UPC legislation, and a closing gender gap for Australian inventorshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3794138/The-week-in-IPUSPTO-UPC-Broadcom-Qualcomm-trade-mark-trolls-PTAB-Section-101-female-inventors-China.htmlThu, 15 Mar 2018 14:30:00 GMTOur March issue – IP STARS patent rankings, trade secrets, Argentina rule changes, pharma repurposingManaging IP’s most recent issue includes our IP STARS patent rankings, analysis of Waymo and Uber’s trade secrets settlement, details of Argentina’s surprise IP rule changes, an in-depth look at new uses for existing drugs, and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3793789/Our-March-issueIP-STARS-patent-rankings-trade-secrets-Argentina-rule-changes-pharma-repurposing.htmlWed, 14 Mar 2018 14:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – blockchain, Fox News, on sale bar, sovereign immunity, patent licensing, Alice, Blackberry, QualcommEllie Mertens rounds up intellectual property news, including a new IP court in Changsha, a Fox News fair use ruling, copyrighting a pose, the on sale bar at the US Supreme Court, a tribe’s appeal of a PTAB decision, Technicolor’s patent licensing business sale, and Blackberry suing Facebookhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3792584/The-week-in-IPblockchain-Fox-News-on-sale-bar-sovereign-immunity-patent-licensing-Alice-Blackberry.htmlThu, 08 Mar 2018 12:45:00 GMTTell us how IP law firm issues are changing – take our survey!CPA Global is teaming up with Managing IP and B2B International to explore the issues faced by intellectual property law firms around the world as they tackle the legal challenges of a fast-paced and ever-evolving IP-led economy. A synopsis of the findings will be shared with survey participantshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3792426/Tell-us-how-IP-law-firm-issues-are-changingtake-our-survey.htmlWed, 07 Mar 2018 16:15:00 GMTThe week in IP – Andrei Iancu, trade marks, Kung Fu Panda, UPC, Octane Fitness, CRISPR, SEPsRecent intellectual property news includes the USPTO director being sworn in, a study on trade marks running out, the end of a Kung Fu Panda dispute in China, the Law Society urging UK UPC ratification, four years of Octane Fitness, the DOJ AAG again urging SEPs balance, and a $6.7m award in a graffiti artist copyright casehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3790909/The-week-in-IPAndrei-Iancu-trade-marks-Kung-Fu-Panda-UPC-Octane-Fitness-CRISPR-SEPs.htmlThu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMTShare your views on IP and autonomous vehiclesTake part in our short online survey on IP and autonomous vehicles, and win a free place at a Managing IP eventhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3789257/Share-your-views-on-IP-and-autonomous-vehicles.htmlThu, 22 Feb 2018 15:30:00 GMTThe week in IP – NPEs in Europe, artificial intelligence, sovereign immunity, Section 101, UK trade secrets, USPTOEllie Mertens rounds up recent intellectual property news, including the introduction of AI bills, a sovereign immunity case at the Federal Circuit, a UK consultation on trade secrets, AI patents in medicine, NPE activity rising in Europe, a USPTO announcement, and commercialising unused patentshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3789067/The-week-in-IPNPEs-in-Europe-artificial-intelligence-sovereign-immunity-Section-101-UK-trade-secrets.htmlThu, 22 Feb 2018 03:15:00 GMTThe week in IP – Louboutin, autonomous cars, trade secrets, Taylor Swift, DOJ, CLASSICS Act, Cloudflare, Blackbird, USPTORecent IP news included Louboutin’s red-sole trade mark case at the CJEU, a trade secret suit involving autonomous cars, the end of a Taylor Swift copyright dispute, a letter praising the DOJ’s shift in IP enforcement, the introduction of the CLASSICS Act, a Cloudflare patent case win, and the USPTO’s Valentine’s Day songhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3787813/The-week-in-IPLouboutin-autonomous-cars-trade-secrets-Taylor-Swift-DOJ-CLASSICS-Act-Cloudflare.htmlThu, 15 Feb 2018 14:15:00 GMTUS falls to 12th in US Chamber patent rankingExpect to hear this figure mentioned a lot at US IP conferences and Congressional hearings for the next year – the US patent system has dropped to 12th in the US Chamber of Commerce’s ranking of IP systems. But is the ranking credible?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3787784/US-falls-to-12th-in-US-Chamber-patent-ranking.htmlThu, 15 Feb 2018 14:00:00 GMTAll of our 2018 Awards shortlists are now out!Managing IP is holding three awards dinners in March, recognising the best intellectual property law firms and individuals around the world. The shortlists for our EMEA, Americas and Asia Awards have now all been publishedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786956/All-of-our-2018-Awards-shortlists-are-now-out.htmlMon, 12 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMTAndrei Iancu is your new USPTO director – now what?The new USPTO director has a number of issues to address such as subject matter eligibility and fee diversion. He will have a big influence at the PTAB, where the director has broad powers to set ruleshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786952/Andrei-Iancu-is-your-new-USPTO-directornow-what.htmlFri, 09 Feb 2018 21:15:00 GMTHighlights from our International Women’s Leadership ForumLucy Songi reports from our latest Women in IP event, held at the Waldorf Hilton in London, where topics including Brexit, brand management, the digital single market and career development were discussedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786821/Highlights-from-our-International-Womens-Leadership-Forum.htmlFri, 09 Feb 2018 04:15:00 GMTThe week in IP – EUIPO, CJEU, Blue Ivy, firms with most patent attorneys, Waymo v Uber, Federal Circuit, “Lost Einsteins” studyEllie Mertens rounds up recent IP news, including CITMA’s hopes for Brexit, Sky v Skykick requiring CJEU guidance, a Blue Ivy trade mark update, a ranking of firms with the most patent attorneys, the Waymo-Uber trade secrets case, a Federal Circuit ruling in Arthrex v Smith & Nephew, and a “Lost Einsteins” studyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786366/The-week-in-IPEUIPO-CJEU-Blue-Ivy-firms-with-most-patent-attorneys-Waymo-v-Uber-Federal-Circuit-Lost.htmlThu, 08 Feb 2018 04:15:00 GMTOur February issue – trade mark rankings, SEPs special report and moreManaging IP’s most recent issue includes our trade mark rankings, a standard essential patents special report, a review of CJEU trade mark cases, AI protection strategies for patents and trade secrets, and data on the top parties in US district court and at the PTABhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3785668/Our-February-issuetrade-mark-rankings-SEPs-special-report-and-more.htmlMon, 05 Feb 2018 21:30:00 GMTBehind the Trial podcast series reveals insights on the art of jury trialsA new podcast produced by McKool Smith and Benchmark Litigation interviews iconic trial lawyers to hear their insights into the trial process and the art of persuasion. In the first episode, host Courtland Reichman talks to Cravath’s chairman Evan Cheslerhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3784877/Behind-the-Trial-podcast-series-reveals-insights-on-the-art-of-jury-trials.htmlThu, 01 Feb 2018 13:30:00 GMTThe week in IP – UPC, Qualcomm, We Shall Overcome, RPX, EPO and moreRecent intellectual property news included German organisations’ support for dismissing a UPC complaint, a $26.7m patent award to Illumina, a surprising trade mark ruling in Brussels, an EU court’s ruling on a vulgar mark, “We Shall Overcome” entering the public domain, the Supreme Court’s IP docket, the EU fining Qualcomm and RPX’s potential sale. Ellie Mertens reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3784809/The-week-in-IPUPC-Qualcomm-We-Shall-Overcome-RPX-EPO-and-more.htmlThu, 01 Feb 2018 06:00:00 GMTRedskins, J&J, Allergan, USPTO, Argentina, Eagles, Google, LG, TPP, Australia SEP case – the week in IPEllie Mertens rounds up recent intellectual property news, including the Fourth Circuit's Redskins ruling, the PTAB invalidation of a cancer drug patent, antitrust suits against Allergan, an Eagles trade mark settlement, Google and Tencent’s cross-licence, a Federal Circuit ruling on royalties, LG’s dismissed appeal at the European General Court, a new TPP, an Australian SEP case, Marathon’s blockchain patents acquisition, and Argentina’s implementation of an IP decreehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3782913/Redskins-J-J-Allergan-USPTO-Argentina-Eagles-Google-LG-TPP-Australia-SEP-casethe-week-in-IP.htmlThu, 25 Jan 2018 05:45:00 GMT