• PTAB Errors Fatal to Hundreds of Legitimate Patents

    There have been 220 patents upheld as valid in real courts and also subject to a final written decision in the PTAB. The PTAB only agreed with the real courts on 52 patents, while disagreeing with them on 168 patents. If the U.S. legal system is the gold-standard, that means the PTAB is erroneously invalidating patents 76% of the time… In the PTAB, generally only two grounds of attack are available – 35 U.S.C. §102 for novelty and 35 U.S.C. §103 for non-obviousness. But in the real court four…

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  • Haynes and Boone Announces Promotion of Three Intellectual Property Partners

    Haynes and Boone, LLP is proud to announce the promotion of three intellectual property attorneys to members within the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group.  The new partners are Charlie Jones, Michael Parsons, and Clint Wilkins. 

    The post Haynes and Boone Announces Promotion of Three Intellectual Property Partners appeared first on IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law.

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  • IPO Webinar on Using Declarations Regarding Prior Art under the AIA

    The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will offer a one-hour webinar entitled “USPTO on Using Declarations Regarding Prior Art under the AIA” on January 11, 2018 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm (ET). Kathleen Fonda, Senior Legal Advisor, Office of Patent Legal Administration, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; Courtenay Brinckehoff of Foley & Lardner LLP; and Gary Ganzi, Senior Counsel and Head of Intellectual Property, Evoqua Water Technologies, LLC will discuss the regulation regarding declarations was promulgated by the USPTO through 37 C.F.R. § 1.130. The registration fee for the webinar is $135 (government and academic rates are available upon request)….

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  • Webinar on Drafting Software Patents to Survive § 101 and AIA Challenges

    Strafford will be offering a webinar entitled “Drafting Software Patents to Survive Section 101 and AIA Challenges — Anticipating and Minimizing the Risk of 101, 103 Rejections, Recent Court Guidance” on January 23, 2018 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm (EST). Michael L. Kiklis and Stephen G. Kunin of Oblon McClelland Maier & Neustad will provide guidance to patent practitioners on how to draft their patent applications to overcome both § 101 and AIA challenges. The webinar will review the following issues: • What are the hurdles for patent counsel to demonstrate a software-related claim is not abstract? • If an…

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  • Webcast on Paragraph IV Litigation

    The Knowledge Group will offer a webcast entitled “Paragraph IV Litigation: Best Practices and Practical Tips in 2018″ on January 31, 2018 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm (ET). Paul B. Sudentas of Locke Lord LLP and Nigamnarayan Acharya of Baker Donelson will provide an in-depth analysis of the current trends and recent updates involving case filings, and also provide attendees with best practices and practical strategies to help overcome the evolving legal climate and year to come. Key topics to be addressed by the webcast include: • Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) – Legal Overview • Recent Updates and Developments…

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  • What is on the Horizon for Patent Owners in 2018?

    One of the questions that gets asked this time of year, when the world is busy flipping the calendar from one year to the next, is “What are you looking forward to in the new year?” For patent owners operating in the U.S., however, it may be better to ask, “What are you looking ahead to in 2018?” Looking forward would seem to denote a sense of optimism and such optimism has been in short supply among those in the tech space who don’t have the deep wallets to withstand the costs of pursuing…

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