Filing/Prosecution and Patentshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2910©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Filing/Prosecution and PatentsDownload the full AI and patents survey reportPatent Strategy, a new in-house-sourced service, surveyed more than 60 in-house patent lawyers across different industry sectors in Europe, North America and Asia throughout January 2019 to reveal market attitudes and concerns around AI and patentshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3859753/Download-the-full-AI-and-patents-survey-report.htmlFri, 22 Feb 2019 10:45:00 GMTUS-China trade war: patent rulings need more consistency, sources sayWhile recent patent decisions by China’s Fuzhou court have been bold in their anti-US approach, more consistency is expected from the Supreme People’s Court’s new appeals courthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3859111/US-China-trade-war-patent-rulings-need-more-consistency-sources-say.htmlTue, 19 Feb 2019 12:15:00 GMTPoll: over half of businesses to drive patenting efficiencies with AIPart three of Patent Strategy’s survey of more than 60 in-house lawyers shows that more than half of businesses will use artificial intelligence to power up their patenting process. Sources say that the other half may be “missing a trick”http://www.managingip.com/Article/3858908/Poll-over-half-of-businesses-to-drive-patenting-efficiencies-with-AI.htmlMon, 18 Feb 2019 13:45:00 GMTPatent office finally open for business in Antigua and BarbudaAntigua and Barbuda’s patent office will finally begin examining patent applications, 16 years after the country first passed the requisite legislation; but the office is likely to face staffing challenges as it implements the new systemhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858892/Patent-office-finally-open-for-business-in-Antigua-and-Barbuda.htmlMon, 18 Feb 2019 11:15:00 GMTEPO and LESI sign agreement on co-operationThe EPO and the Licensing Executives Society International have signed a memorandum of understanding with the intention of enabling innovators to make better use of the EPO systemhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858485/EPO-and-LESI-sign-agreement-on-co-operation.htmlThu, 14 Feb 2019 17:15:00 GMTBig data may drive IP enforcement, businesses revealIn-house sources at Peloton Technology, Sabic and elsewhere explain that big data analysis tools could be increasingly used for analyses surrounding IP litigation as the technology becomes more reliablehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858295/Big-data-may-drive-IP-enforcement-businesses-reveal.htmlThu, 14 Feb 2019 11:00:00 GMTBig data may drive IP enforcement, businesses revealIn-house sources at Peloton Technology, Sabic and elsewhere explain that big data analysis tools could be increasingly used for analyses surrounding IP litigation as the technology becomes more reliablehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858294/Big-data-may-drive-IP-enforcement-businesses-reveal.htmlThu, 14 Feb 2019 10:45:00 GMTManaging IP Americas Awards 2019 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the Americas Awards 2019. The Americas Awards ceremony is on April 4 at the Essex House, New Yorkhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858231/Managing-IP-Americas-Awards-2019-shortlists-announced.htmlWed, 13 Feb 2019 17:15:00 GMTInterview: Ma Yide, Zhongguancun Intellectual Property Strategy Research InstituteOne of MIP’s 2018 top 50 most influential people in IP discusses China’s progress in SEP cases, why patent quality is an issue in the country, and the upcoming trade secrets law being planned for Chinahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858054/Interview-Ma-Yide-Zhongguancun-Intellectual-Property-Strategy-Research-Institute.htmlWed, 13 Feb 2019 09:45:00 GMTThe latest US lawyer movesRecent hires in the US intellectual property world include new partners at Baker Botts, Mintz & Gold and RuyakCherianhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857992/The-latest-US-lawyer-moves.htmlTue, 12 Feb 2019 12:45:00 GMTPoll: most businesses to adopt AI invention discoveryPart two of Patent Strategy’s survey of more than 60 in-house lawyers shows that most businesses believe artificial intelligence will be used for invention discovery, but that patenting those products and processes could be difficulthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857902/Poll-most-businesses-to-adopt-AI-invention-discovery.htmlMon, 11 Feb 2019 17:45:00 GMTPoll: most businesses to adopt AI invention discoveryPart two of Patent Strategy’s survey of more than 60 in-house lawyers shows that most businesses believe artificial intelligence will be used for invention discovery, but that patenting those products and processes could be difficulthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857899/Poll-most-businesses-to-adopt-AI-invention-discovery.htmlMon, 11 Feb 2019 16:45:00 GMTManaging IP Asia-Pacific Awards 2019 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the Asia-Pacific Awards 2019. The MIP Asia-Pacific Awards ceremony is on March 20 at the Island Shangri-La, Hong Konghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857893/Managing-IP-Asia-Pacific-Awards-2019-shortlists-announced.htmlMon, 11 Feb 2019 16:15:00 GMTUS patent system jumps from 12th to 2nd in US Chamber IP reportThe US Chamber of Commerce’s new global IP index shows the US patent system strengthened in 2018, attributing the improvement to USPTO director Andrei Iancu’s initiativeshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857800/US-patent-system-jumps-from-12th-to-2nd-in-US-Chamber-IP-report.htmlFri, 08 Feb 2019 17:00:00 GMTEnsuring a bountiful IP yield from plant salesDaniel Knauss, Sarah Moore, and Erich Veitenheimer from Cooley discuss the public use and on-sale bars to patent protection and focus on their impact on the protection of commercially valuable plant varietieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857730/Ensuring-a-bountiful-IP-yield-from-plant-sales.htmlFri, 08 Feb 2019 10:00:00 GMTAI and patents poll part one: knowledge neededPatent Strategy’s landmark survey of more than 60 in-house lawyers shows that most businesses are still unsure about what can be patent protected and how best to apply for protection in the field of AIhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857639/AI-and-patents-poll-part-one-knowledge-needed.htmlThu, 07 Feb 2019 10:15:00 GMTAI and patents poll part one: knowledge neededPatent Strategy’s landmark survey of more than 60 in-house lawyers shows that most businesses are still unsure about what can be patent protected and how best to apply for protection in the field of AIhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857579/AI-and-patents-poll-part-one-knowledge-needed.htmlThu, 07 Feb 2019 09:15:00 GMTAdvice on IP strategy at Women’s Leadership ForumThe Fifth International Women’s Leadership Forum hosted by Managing IP, included Katherine Tsang of Diageo and Sumati Parikh from Smith Detection discussing IP strategyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857287/Advice-on-IP-strategy-at-Womens-Leadership-Forum.htmlTue, 05 Feb 2019 11:00:00 GMTManaging IP EMEA Awards 2019 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the EMEA Awards 2019. The EMEA Awards ceremony is on March 7 at The Savoy in Londonhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857284/Managing-IP-EMEA-Awards-2019-shortlists-announced.htmlTue, 05 Feb 2019 10:30:00 GMTFirst infringement case could be ‘seminal moment’ for US cannabis sectorSources at biotech companies and NPOs explain how the future enforceability of US cannabis patents in federal courts rests on whether UCANN v Pure Hemp is thrown out or nothttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857014/First-infringement-case-could-be-seminal-moment-for-US-cannabis-sector.htmlMon, 04 Feb 2019 09:30:00 GMTTech convergence pushes need for proactive competitive analysesIn-house counsel explain that the convergence of technologies across different industries has brought new players and tech areas into these sectors and made analysing industry activity more difficulthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3856446/Tech-convergence-pushes-need-for-proactive-competitive-analyses.htmlThu, 31 Jan 2019 12:30:00 GMTPatents versus designs in PeruThe choice to apply for a technical patent versus design protection in Peru is a practical one, and depends on Peruvian counterfeiters’ ability to manufacture fakeshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3854778/Patents-versus-designs-in-Peru.htmlWed, 30 Jan 2019 05:45:00 GMTNew LES IP standards offer certainty this yearLES is developing standards that tackle tough topics from FRAND rates to patent valuation and supply chain managementhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3856018/New-LES-IP-standards-offer-certainty-this-year.htmlTue, 29 Jan 2019 11:30:00 GMTAttorneys’ changing role in managing patent portfoliosIn-house counsel from Uber and AT&T share their approaches to patent valuation, IPRs, and licensing negotiationshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855788/Attorneys-changing-role-in-managing-patent-portfolios.htmlMon, 28 Jan 2019 15:15:00 GMTFirst infringement case could be ‘seminal moment’ for US cannabis sectorSources at biotech companies and NPOs explain how the future enforceability of US cannabis patents in federal courts rests on whether UCANN v Pure Hemp is thrown out or nothttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855785/First-infringement-case-could-be-seminal-moment-for-US-cannabis-sector.htmlMon, 28 Jan 2019 10:15:00 GMTTech convergence pushes need for proactive competitive analysesIn-house counsel explain that the convergence of technologies across different industries has brought new players and tech areas into these sectors and made analysing industry activity more difficulthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855565/Tech-convergence-pushes-need-for-proactive-competitive-analyses.htmlFri, 25 Jan 2019 12:30:00 GMTClarivate Analytics publishes Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators reportThe Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators report published by Clarivate Analytics details the top companies for innovation based on volume, success, globalisation and the influence of patents. It examines the jurisdictions and industry sectors with the highest levels of innovationhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855464/Clarivate-Analytics-publishes-Derwent-Top-100-Global-Innovators-report.htmlThu, 24 Jan 2019 17:30:00 GMTUS Supreme Court backs the Federal Circuit’s pre-AIA on-sale bar interpretationThe Helsinn v Teva decision confirms the on-sale bar applies to secret sales despite changed language in the AIA. This will particularly affect smaller companies that outsource manufacturinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855123/US-Supreme-Court-backs-the-Federal-Circuits-pre-AIA-on-sale-bar-interpretation.htmlWed, 23 Jan 2019 14:15:00 GMTPrior art shortage could strain US cannabis innovationCounsel at Steep Hill Labs, Phylos Bioscience, Medicinal Genomics and the Open Cannabis Project explain how cannabinoid innovation could be blocked by overly broad or weak patents at the USPTO, and what the industry is doing to develop, collect and record prior arthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855108/Prior-art-shortage-could-strain-US-cannabis-innovation.htmlWed, 23 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMTPrior art shortage could strain US cannabis innovationCounsel at Steep Hill Labs, Phylos Bioscience, Medicinal Genomics and the Open Cannabis Project explain how cannabinoid innovation could be blocked by overly broad or weak patents at the USPTO, and what the industry is doing to develop, collect and record prior arthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3855111/Prior-art-shortage-could-strain-US-cannabis-innovation.htmlWed, 23 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT