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  1. Ethicon: What Powers Can the Director Delegate to the Patent Trial & Appeal Board?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Patently Obvious

    This is my second post [1] on the Federal Circuit's 2016 decision Ethicon . [2] The case focuses on the institution and later proceedings of inter partes reviews .


  2. Mayo Clinic Case Asks If A Doctor's Method Can Be PatentedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2011 | Philip Brooks' Patent Infringement Updates

    The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments next Wednesday in a case that forces the judges to decide whether a method of treating a disease is a patentable "invention" or merely a scientific discovery dressed up to look like one. It's trickier than it sounds.


  3. International Publishers Congress highlights WIPO, copyright lobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TeleRead

    A new announcement for the the 31st International Publishers Congress , due to take place in London on April 9-12, 2016, in conjunction with the London Book Fair, highlights how keen the copyright pundits are to grab the limelight.


  4. Galena Biopharma Announces Notice of Allowance of U.S. Patent for NeuVaxRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Galena Biopharma, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company committed to the development and commercialization of targeted oncology therapeutics that address major unmet medical needs, today announced the United States Patent Office issued a Notice of Allowance for an additional U.S. patent application covering multiple uses of NeuVaxa . NeuVax is a peptide immunotherapy currently being evaluated for the prevention of cancer recurrence and is Galena's lead development agent in multiple ongoing and planned clinical trials.


  5. VLP Therapeutics Announces Issuance Of U.S. Composition Of Matter...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | BioSpace

    9,249,191, Virus Like Particle Composition . The patent protects key composition of matter of VLP's proprietary i- virus like particles platform technology, and the pharmaceutical composition and vaccine for use in the prevention and/or treatment of various diseases.


  6. Palatin Tech Strengthens Intellectual Property Surrounding Use Of...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | BioSpace

    The allowed claims are for methods of treating female sexual dysfunction using the formulation and dose used in Palatin's ongoing Phase 3 clinical trials and commercialization upon FDA approval. , Ph.D., President and CEO of Palatin, commented, "The allowed patent is significant because it applies specifically to methods of treatment of female sexual dysfunction consistent with our projected approved product.


  7. HemaFLO Therapeutics Announces Issuance Of Key Patent For NephroFlowRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | BioSpace

    NephroFlow is a proprietary product that contains a Drag Reducing Polymer with the potential to improve vascular perfusion and reduce the complications associated with AKI. In a rat model of ischemic AKI, NephroFlow demonstrated a statistically significant improvement in kidney function.


  8. ETX court rules Apple must pay $625M to VirnetXRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KLTV Tyler

    An East Texas court has ruled that Apple will have to pay company VirnetX $625.6 million after a jury found Apple's FaceTime and iMessage infringed on VirnetX's patents. Of the total amount, $334.9 million will cover royalties on older versions of the service.


  9. The Risks of Failing to Preserve Patent Prosecution FilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philip Brooks' Patent Infringement Updates

    The following is excerpted from a January 12, 2012 article by Mark Michels in's Corporate Counsel: An August Law Technology News article, Federal Circuit Affirms $500K Sanction for Litigation Misconduct, discussed the Eon-Net decision in which misconduct, such as destroying patent prosecution files, resulted in an attorneys fee award. A recent decision from the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, Metso Minerals, Inc. v.


  10. Zealand Pharma Clarifies Its Role In U.S. Patent Litigation Relating ...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | BioSpace

    In response to market speculation about patent litigation in the US relating to lixisenatide, Zealand informs that it is not a party to the US proceedings. Zealand is aware of the patent litigation and other invalidity proceedings before the US Patent and Trademark Office, which are pending between Sanofi and AstraZeneca, and is keeping informed of their status and monitoring developments closely.


  11. Official Journal Supplementary publication 1, 2016, Information from...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | EPO Website News

    Official Journal Supplementary publication 1, 2016, Information from the Boards of Appeal Presidium, business distribution and texts relating to the proceedings IV.1 Notice from the Vice-President Directorate-General 3 dated 17 March 2008 concerning accelerated processing before the Boards of Appeal V.1 Communication from the Vice-President of Directorate-General 3 of the European Patent Office dated 15 December 2011 concerning the electronic authentication of decisions of the boards of appeal of the EPO VII.1 Notice of the Vice-President of Directorate-General 3 of the European Patent Office dated 16 July 2007 concerning oral proceedings before the boards of appeal of the EPO VII.2 Notice of the Vice-President of Directorate-General 3 of the European Patent Office dated 16 July 2007 concerning sound recording devices in oral proceedings before the boards of appeal of the EPO VII.3 ... (more)


  12. FrontDoorSoftware Founder Secures Important Technology Patent For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    The patent protects the products of FrontDoorSoftware, including the Rescue ME Alert App, which utilize the wake screens of many kinds of devices in addition to providing customers with valuable anti-theft, recovery and personal safety features. "This patented product is a game-changer by providing an extremely valuable service for both mobile users and our strategic partners."


  13. EPO continues IT modernisation with launch of new online filing toolRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | EPO Website News

    Continuing to improve the quality of services to its users by establishing a one-stop shop for applicants, the European Patent Office today launched a new system for the online filing of patent applications. The launch marks a new and important step forward to reducing the amount of paper handling by increasing electronic communication between the applicant and the EPO.


  14. Some of dealers' claims against TrueCar advertising proceedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Automotive News

    TrueCar Inc. was unable to end a claim by a coalition of 162 new- and used-vehicle dealerships around the U.S. that it violated federal and New York laws through advertising a haggle-free experience and telling customers they can learn a vehicle's "factory invoice" price through its website and thus get "an exceptional offer." In a ruling Jan. 6, U.S. District Judge P. Kevin Castel in New York City allowed the dealerships to proceed with that portion of their lawsuit, which alleges violations of the Lanham Act, a federal law that governs false and misleading advertising, and New York business law.


  15. Emerging From Shadows, Pot Industry Tries To Build BrandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | CBS Local

    As the fast-growing marijuana industry emerges from the black market and starts looking like a mainstream industry, there's a scramble to brand and trademark pot products. The celebrity endorsements are just the latest attempt to add cachet to a line of weed.


  16. The Official Journal 11/2015 is now available onlineRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | EPO Website News

    Notice from the European Patent Office dated 2 October 2015 concerning the staying of proceedings due to referral G 1/15 Notice from the European Patent Office dated 30 November 2015 concerning the programme for accelerated prosecution of European patent applications ("PACE")


  17. NewLeaf Symbiotics Receives Key US Production PatentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ST. LOUIS, MO, November 13, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The US Patent and Trademark Office has granted NewLeaf Symbiotics US Patent No. 9,181,541 for its Microbial Fermentation technology.


  18. Apple to Take Broken iPhones as Trade-In for New PhonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CNet News

    Apple customers can now trade in damaged iPhones toward the purchase of new iPhones under a program that the company is starting this week, replacing Apple's long-standing policy of not accepting damaged iPhones on trade. Apple will also begin selling aftermarket screen protectors for iPhones in Apple Stores and will install them for customers in hopes that smartphone damage can be prevented in many cases by the protectors, according to a Feb. 4 report by .


  19. Final Office Actions - Sometimes Final Is Not So FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 |

    Patent prosecution is a back and forth dialogue to get the broadest coverage allowable. In order to keep from bogging down the system, the USPTO can issue a Final Office Action to close off prosecution.


  20. MS Tech Continues to Innovate with New Patent Granted by the USPTORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    MS Tech, a world class designer, manufacturer and innovator of nanotechnology detection and diagnostic sensors today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted a new patent to the Company. This Patent titles "System and Method for the Detection of Foreign Substances" enhances MS Tech's scientific and technological innovation and Intellectual Property protection; and is expected to lead to future company products.