Filing/Prosecution and Patentshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2910©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Filing/Prosecution and Patents“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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 GMTEPO: Appeal Board vetoes EPC regulationIn the latest international briefing for the EPO, Jakob Pade Frederiksen looks at the law around the patenting of plant and animal varieties as well as biological processes for the production of plants and animalshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860415/EPO-Appeal-Board-vetoes-EPC-regulation.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 12:45:00 GMTProfile interview: Inca Chen, senior IP counsel, FreudenbergThe global industrial technology group’s IP counsel in China discusses evidence collection in patent litigation, challenges with patent filing and the battle against counterfeitershttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860402/Profile-interview-Inca-Chen-senior-IP-counsel-Freudenberg.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 10:45:00 GMTLatest lawyer moves: Hogan Lovells and Duane MorrisIn our latest round-up of IP lawyer moves, Managing IP reports that Hogan Lovells has hired a new life sciences duo in New York, while Duane Morris has added a partner in Londonhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860324/Latest-lawyer-moves-Hogan-Lovells-and-Duane-Morris.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 17:30:00 GMTGenerics discuss fallout from major pharma patent casesIn-house counsel at global generic pharmaceutical companies point to Supernus, Novartis v Ezra and Helsinn as practically-important rulings for genericshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860173/Generics-discuss-fallout-from-major-pharma-patent-cases.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 10:15:00 GMTGermany: Court blocks prior art time travelIn the latest international briefing for Germany, Julia Mössinger examines a court decision dealing with prior art disclosurehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860166/Germany-Court-blocks-prior-art-time-travel.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 09:30:00 GMTIn-house IP roundup – CRISPR patent pool unlikely, AI to streamline patenting, big data drives enforcementPatent Strategy, a new service from Managing IP, rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3860170/In-house-IP-roundupCRISPR-patent-pool-unlikely-AI-to-streamline-patenting-big-data-drives-enforcement.htmlMon, 25 Feb 2019 09:00:00 GMTDownload 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 GMT