Patent - newshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2848©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Patent - news“Approachable and instrumental”: Baker McKenzie’s global chair, Paul Rawlinson, passes awayPaul Rawlinson, a London-based IP lawyer who was global chair of Baker McKenzie, has passed away at the age of 56http://www.managingip.com/Article/3869613/Approachable-and-instrumental-Baker-McKenzies-global-chair-Paul-Rawlinson-passes-away.htmlWed, 17 Apr 2019 16:00:00 GMTChina clears licensing obstacles for foreign investmentChanges to China’s Technology Import/Export Regulations have been applauded by businesses but foreign companies still need to be mindful of the recordal process for licensing agreementshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3869042/China-clears-licensing-obstacles-for-foreign-investment.htmlMon, 15 Apr 2019 01:30:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup: Charities seek better IP deals; medical device start-ups' patent catch-22; USPTO eligibility guidance creates consistencyManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3868529/In-house-IP-roundup-Charities-seek-better-IP-deals-medical-device-start-ups-patent-catch-22-USPTO.htmlThu, 11 Apr 2019 14:00:00 GMTIn-house counsel discuss challenges of protecting AI with IPCounsel from Citigroup, Ford, Nevro and others consider how to protect AI innovations when there’s little legislation or precedent and while its value is immense but unknownhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3868495/In-house-counsel-discuss-challenges-of-protecting-AI-with-IP.htmlThu, 11 Apr 2019 04:00:00 GMTIn-house spill secrets on trade secret managementIn-house counsel share practical tips on managing trade secrets in the aftermath of the America Invents Act and the Defend Trade Secrets Acthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3868082/In-house-spill-secrets-on-trade-secret-management.htmlMon, 08 Apr 2019 23:00:00 GMTIn-house counsel: lack of discovery process impediment for China’s trade secret casesWithout a comprehensive trade secret law, enforcement is nearly impossible, in-house counsel sayhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3867925/In-house-counsel-lack-of-discovery-process-impediment-for-Chinas-trade-secret-cases.htmlMon, 08 Apr 2019 00:45:00 GMTManaging IP Americas Awards 2019 winners revealedThe Managing IP Americas Awards 2019 ceremony was held on April 4 in New York City; you can view the winners herehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3867751/Managing-IP-Americas-Awards-2019-winners-revealed.htmlFri, 05 Apr 2019 15:15:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup: USPTO eligibility guidance could create consistency; advice and anecdotes on protecting IP in ChinaPatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3867738/In-house-IP-roundup-USPTO-eligibility-guidance-could-create-consistency-advice-and-anecdotes-on.htmlFri, 05 Apr 2019 15:00:00 GMTIn-house pharma lawyers share outside counsel criteriaLawyers from Sanofi, BMS, Regeneron, and Roivant discuss their relationships with outside counsel, and emphasise the importance of diversityhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3867684/In-house-pharma-lawyers-share-outside-counsel-criteria.htmlFri, 05 Apr 2019 09:15:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories in March 2019International Women’s Day, bribery and M&A due diligence all hit the headlines in March; here we reveal the five most-read stories of the monthhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3866906/Managing-IPs-most-read-stories-in-March-2019.htmlMon, 01 Apr 2019 11:45:00 GMTIn-house counsel sceptical of China’s new Foreign Investment LawHow forced tech transfer is defined under the new law’s implementing rules will determine whether businesses will be operating on a level playing fieldhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3866894/In-house-counsel-sceptical-of-Chinas-new-Foreign-Investment-Law.htmlMon, 01 Apr 2019 06:30:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup: Brexit spurs SPC litigation doubt; open source licence risks drive better governancePatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3866639/In-house-IP-roundup-Brexit-spurs-SPC-litigation-doubt-open-source-licence-risks-drive-better.htmlFri, 29 Mar 2019 13:00:00 GMTUK Supreme Court’s Actavis ruling finds balance for pharma and generics: lawyersThe UK Supreme Court’s ruling in Actavis v Icos is likely to satisfy pharmaceutical and generics companies, according to lawyers involved in the casehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3866430/UK-Supreme-Courts-Actavis-ruling-finds-balance-for-pharma-and-generics-lawyers.htmlThu, 28 Mar 2019 17:15:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup: blue-v-blue biologic litigation rises; UPC apathy after new complaint listing; businesses shed patents for cost savingsPatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3865153/In-house-IP-roundup-blue-v-blue-biologic-litigation-rises-UPC-apathy-after-new-complaint-listing.htmlThu, 21 Mar 2019 13:30:00 GMTAsia leads global patent filings despite China slowdownWith WIPO and the EPO both reporting an increase in patent filings last year, Managing IP examines the changing forces affecting global innovationhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3865119/Asia-leads-global-patent-filings-despite-China-slowdown.htmlThu, 21 Mar 2019 09:15:00 GMTRevealed: Managing IP Asia Awards 2019 winnersThe Managing IP Asia Awards 2019 ceremony was held on March 20 in Hong Kong; we can now publish the winners herehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3865107/Revealed-Managing-IP-Asia-Awards-2019-winners.htmlThu, 21 Mar 2019 03:15:00 GMTIP issues a top concern for tech M&A due diligenceCreating tightly drafted licensing agreements is a good strategy to adopt in M&A deals, in-house counsel sayhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3864693/IP-issues-a-top-concern-for-tech-M-A-due-diligence.htmlTue, 19 Mar 2019 06:00:00 GMTHighlights from the International Patent Forum 2019Artificial intelligence, patent abandonment and China’s IP system were some of the key talking points during the Managing IP International Patent Forum, which took place in London on March 6 and 7 2019http://www.managingip.com/Article/3864270/Highlights-from-the-International-Patent-Forum-2019.htmlFri, 15 Mar 2019 09:45:00 GMTMeltdown in Venezuela puts foreign IP owners at riskA standoff between the US and Venezuelan governments around currency leaves IP owners in a bind, which lawyers say will be resolved in one of two wayshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3864229/Meltdown-in-Venezuela-puts-foreign-IP-owners-at-risk.htmlThu, 14 Mar 2019 17:45:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup – Generics say SPC Waiver will save money but increase litigation, counsel share M&A tipsPatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3864223/In-house-IP-roundupGenerics-say-SPC-Waiver-will-save-money-but-increase-litigation-counsel-share-M-A.htmlThu, 14 Mar 2019 16:00:00 GMTProfile interview: Denis Croze, director, WIPO regional office in ASEANManaging IP’s latest profile interview features Denis Croze, director of WIPO’s regional office for ASEAN in Singapore. He shares insights on WIPO’s latest regional initiatives and the direction of IP developments in ASEANhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3864102/Profile-interview-Denis-Croze-director-WIPO-regional-office-in-ASEAN.htmlThu, 14 Mar 2019 03:00:00 GMTUSPTO replaces precedent on motions to amendBy designating as precedential a new decision on motions to amend last week, the USPTO is signalling its plans to roll out a proposed amendment pilot programmehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3863704/USPTO-replaces-precedent-on-motions-to-amend.htmlTue, 12 Mar 2019 10:30:00 GMTMIP International Patent Forum 2019: The global patentability conundrumIn-house counsel at Barclays and Amadeus, plus a director at the EPO discussed the conundrum of global patent eligibility at a Managing IP conference in Londonhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3863675/MIP-International-Patent-Forum-2019-The-global-patentability-conundrum.htmlTue, 12 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup – Eligibility test stalls US innovation, connected car tech licensing and litigation tensionsPatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3863258/In-house-IP-roundupEligibility-test-stalls-US-innovation-connected-car-tech-licensing-and-litigation.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 12:00:00 GMTManaging IP EMEA Awards 2019 winners revealedThe Managing IP Europe, Middle East and Africa Awards 2019 were held on March 7 at the Royal Lancaster in London, and we can now publish the winners herehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3863254/Managing-IP-EMEA-Awards-2019-winners-revealed.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 11:30:00 GMTInternational Women’s Day: IP counsel reflect on gender challenges and progressIn a special feature for International Women’s Day on March 8, Managing IP speaks to counsel at Uber, Xerox, Micron and others about women in IP – the progress and the pathhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3863249/International-Womens-Day-IP-counsel-reflect-on-gender-challenges-and-progress.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 10:30:00 GMTChinese draft patent law a good step but far from perfect: counselIn-house counsel want to see more clarity around new rules on administrative enforcement actions and patent abusehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3862375/Chinese-draft-patent-law-a-good-step-but-far-from-perfect-counsel.htmlMon, 04 Mar 2019 14:00:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup – AI partnership concerns, how counsel evaluate external lawyers, generics discuss major patent casesPatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3861165/In-house-IP-roundupAI-partnership-concerns-how-counsel-evaluate-external-lawyers-generics-discuss.htmlFri, 01 Mar 2019 16:00:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories in February 2019Artificial intelligence, cannabis and EU copyright were just some of the highlights in our news coverage in February – below we detail the five most-read stories for the monthhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3861038/Managing-IPs-most-read-stories-in-February-2019.htmlFri, 01 Mar 2019 11:15:00 GMTKeeping a lid on Pandora’s box: is the US government a person?If the US Supreme Court agrees that the government is a person under the law, it could “open Pandora’s box in terms of unintended consequences”, one lawyer says. Others are split on which way SCOTUS will rulehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860827/Keeping-a-lid-on-Pandoras-box-is-the-US-government-a-person.htmlThu, 28 Feb 2019 11:00:00 GMT