Litigation/Dispute Resolution and Patents©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Litigation/Dispute Resolution and PatentsIn-house roundup: Simulations should be patentable; procedure rules may restrict appeals; trade secrets after Alice; Medicines Patent Pool interviewManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesses, 10 Oct 2019 13:00:00 GMTCJEU should create ‘bleeding-edge’ IP divisionsThe EU General Court’s creation of specialist IP chambers should prompt the CJEU to follow suit and capitalise on the UPC if it comes into force, specialists say, 08 Oct 2019 13:45:00 GMTHighlights from the European Patent Forum in MunichFRAND, litigation, managing strong departments and AI emerged as key talking points at this year’s European Patent Forum in Munich, 07 Oct 2019 14:00:00 GMTFederal Circuit decision highlights importance of design patent titlesLawyers say Curver Luxembourg v Home Expressions emphasises the need to be thoughtful when choosing and amending design patent titles and claims, 07 Oct 2019 08:45:00 GMTIn-house roundup: UK Labour forced licensing plan 'disastrous'; improved expertise needed for IoT filing; tech firms engage open source conformance; China enforcement tipsManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesses, 03 Oct 2019 17:00:00 GMTFrom trolls to dream teams: Patent Forum key takeawaysBlockchain, EU-wide enforcement, and the inner workings of in-house were just some of the key themes discussed at the European Patent Forum 2019 in Paris, 27 Sep 2019 09:30:00 GMTIn-house roundup: AT&T chief sets sights on world IP alliance; Denmark 'perfect solution' for second medical use; top tips on in-house teamsManaging IP ties together the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesses, 27 Sep 2019 09:15:00 GMTAndrei Iancu interview: ‘We must drive real change’In an interview, director of the USPTO Andrei Iancu reflects on patent legislation, AI, marijuana and diversity in IP, 20 Sep 2019 14:00:00 GMTIn-house roundup: How Ocado integrated IP into its workflows; UCB interview; AIPPI Pharma Day roundupManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis on patent-focused businesses, 20 Sep 2019 12:15:00 GMTAnna Holmberg: we need to increase equality and diversity in IPAnna Holmberg, manager of The Vera Project at the Center for Intellectual Property, spoke at this year’s Corporate IP Strategy Summit about tackling unconscious bias and giving women better opportunities in IP, 20 Sep 2019 09:30:00 GMTIn-house counsel share top litigation concerns and selection criteriaAt the AIPPI World Congress in London, speakers discussed what they value most when seeking outside counsel, 17 Sep 2019 09:30:00 GMTEuromoney Legal Media Group Americas Rising Star Awards – 2019 winners announcedThe best rising stars lawyers from across the continent congregated at The Pierre Hotel last night to celebrate Euromoney Legal Media Group’s second annual Americas Rising Stars awards., 13 Sep 2019 04:30:00 GMTIn-house roundup: Poll: most businesses want unitary SPCs; telecoms and automotive debate FRAND; InterDigital CEO reveals Lenovo dispute detailsManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis on patent-focused businesses, 12 Sep 2019 12:30:00 GMTEPO to consider decade-old law on computer patentabilityLawyers say that more than a decade of case law will be under the microscope as the EPO revisits the patentability of inventions involving computer-implemented simulation, 09 Sep 2019 17:00:00 GMTIn-house roundup: Poll shows UPC attractive without UK; generics support European SPC system; antibody case law better in US than EuropeManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesses, 05 Sep 2019 14:00:00 GMTChinese companies set sights on more licensing dealsUS-based IP dealmakers from Xiaomi and Via Licensing see Chinese companies gaining more sophistication in negotiation processes, 05 Sep 2019 01:45:00 GMTUKIPO: UPC before Brexit ‘no longer possible’The UK has said that the UPC cannot come into operation before Brexit in October, as industry experts warn that the long-held plan risks losing momentum altogether, 30 Aug 2019 10:30:00 GMTIn-house roundup: SPC waiver backed by some innovators; car companies want design patents for AVs; counsel and academic reactions to AI inventorshipManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis of patent-focused businesses, 29 Aug 2019 17:15:00 GMTIn-house roundup: Businesses unfazed by German UPC hesitationManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis on patent-focused businesses and their IP strategies, 22 Aug 2019 10:45:00 GMTLawyers say Federal Circuit’s USPTO request may affect trialsThe Federal Circuit has asked USPTO director Andrei Iancu to explain what deference should be afforded to a panel that determines whether patent disputes are precedential – a move which, lawyers say, could affect future disputes, 19 Aug 2019 11:00:00 GMTIn-house roundup: better licences wanted for open standards; how financial firms monetise patentsManaging IP rounds up news and analysis on patent-focused businesses and their patent strategies, 15 Aug 2019 14:00:00 GMTIP STARS 2020 research and webinarIP STARS will start accepting firm submissions and scheduling research interviews from September 2 2019. Register for the research and webinar to find out more, 15 Aug 2019 08:15:00 GMTManaging IP survey: SPC frameworkManaging IP is seeking views from in-house counsel at pharma and biotech companies on the state of the SPC framework in Europe; including Article 3a, the waiver and unitary SPCs, 12 Aug 2019 12:15:00 GMTIn-house roundup: FRAND divergence stifles strategies; Judges say Section 101 tough to get right; ITC offers unique enforcement pathwayManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesses, 08 Aug 2019 13:00:00 GMTLord Kitchin interview: ‘You have to balance reason with humanity’Less than a year into his role, Kitchin talks about life as a UK Supreme Court justice and why – despite his extensive IP background – he is being excluded from one of the biggest patent cases in years, 07 Aug 2019 10:15:00 GMTSingapore litigation reforms: concerns over heavy caseload for High CourtIn-house counsel are wary of the reforms’ impact, but an additional fast track for lower value disputes may alleviate concerns, 07 Aug 2019 01:00:00 GMTLord Kitchin: life at the UK Supreme CourtThe only justice with an IP background tells Managing IP how legal teams should test their arguments, that he balances reasoning and personal experience, and why he’ll be completely excluded from an upcoming FRAND trial, 06 Aug 2019 11:00:00 GMTWho run the (IP) world?In-house counsel tell Managing IP about the challenges and advantages for women in IP, with one offering a startling prediction that in five to 10 years, nearly all IP directors will be women, 05 Aug 2019 10:00:00 GMTIn-house roundup: How to manage AI applications; pharma unconcerned by NHS provision; fintech embraces open sourceManaging IP rounds up the latest news and analysis from patent-focused businesses, 02 Aug 2019 10:00:00 GMTHow to empower young IP lawyers to be leadersNicola Dagg, Daniel Lim and Katie Coltart of Kirkland & Ellis consider the modern challenges firms face to develop and retain young, talented lawyers and the all-round benefits of an empowering working culture, 31 Jul 2019 09:00:00 GMT