• Andrei Iancu submits questionnaire to Senate, more info on USPTO Director nominee

    There is growing speculation among Capitol Hill watchers that the Judiciary Committee may soon be ready to hold a nomination hearing to vet Iancu’s credentials to serve as USPTO Director, perhaps as soon as this month. Although there’s a strong chance that the hearing would focus on recent developments like the Allergan-St. Regis Mohawk Tribe patent arbitrage deal, the hearing will be the patent world’s first true glimpse into Iancu’s vision for the role of the USPTO in promoting America’s…

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  • Idenix v. Gilead: District Court Exercises Discretion to Deny Enhanced Damages

    Idenix Pharmaceuticals LLC v. Gilead Pharmaceuticals, Inc., C.A. No. 14-846-LPS (Delaware Dist. Court, Sept 22, 2017) (“Idenix v. Gilead”), is a good example of the exercise of such discretion by a district court.  Rich in facts, the case is suitable for the application of the flexible contextual standards the Supreme Court showed preference for in Halo.  Also, the case involves balancing the public good of promoting innovation by deterring willful infringement against the public good of…

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  • China IP Road Show

    The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and John Marshall Law School will be holding a program on “IP Protection in China – What Companies in the ‘Heart of America’ Need to Know Now” on October 20, 2017 at the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, IL. The one-day program, which is part of the USPTO China team’s nationwide efforts to help U.S. businesses and inventors better understand how they can obtain and enforce IP rights in China, will bring policymakers and thought leaders from the U.S. government, academia, and private enterprise together to share their insights on critical issues involving…

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  • Webinar on TC Heartland

    Dorsey & Whitney will be offering a web conference entitled “Heartland & Lexmark – The Business Impact” on October 18, 2017 from 9:00 to 10:00 am (PDT). Case Collard and Gina Cornelio of Dorsey & Whitney will ;provide a business-focused review of the Supreme Court’s recent decisions in Impression Products, Inc. v. Lexmark International, Inc. and TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, including a look at the overall effect on day to day decisions and strategy. Registration is complimentary, but space is limited to 150 people. Those interested in attending the webinar can register here.

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  • ONE OTHER

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    ONE OTHER

    at least, only などの限定的用語と共に用いられるようである

    –>another, one or other

    $$ Glazing pane according to claim 2, further comprising at least one other remote electrical connector region, remote to the first and second electrically conductive layers. / 前記第1及び第2の導電層と離隔した少なくとも1つの他の遠隔電気接続領域をさらに備える請求項2に記載の窓ガラス。(USP8405901)

    $$ Each sensor unit may comprise a short range radio system for communication with at least one other sensor unit. (USP7635976)

    $$ The tape may comprise at least one other linear track (not shown). (USP7260304)

    $$ In the seed network, each node is visible to at least one other node. (USP02042274)

    $$ A terminator piece may be provided. This piece can be placed adjacent to only one other piece. (USP01054795)

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