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T 0055/18 - Insuffiency; burden of proof

5 hours ago

Key points This opposition appeal is about sufficiency of disclosure. Claim 1 is for a process incl...

Proof | burden |

More Ill-conceived Remedies from Congress Regarding Prescription Drug Costs

5 hours ago

By Kevin E. Noonan -- A great deal of faith has recently been given to Congress by the patent commun...

ill | Costs | Congress | Remedies | drug | prescription |

SpicyIP Weekly Review (April 15-21)

11 hours ago

In a guest post, Shalini Bhutani argues that the Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers Rights Ac...

SpicyIP | Weekly | (April |

Really Bad China Manufacturing Companies: Our Secret List Revealed

15 hours ago

Here’s the reveal: We have no such list. Pretty much every week, someone writes one of our manufactu...

companies | secret | manufacturing | China | Revealed | Bad |

The ‘Farmers’ Rights’ Law Lays the IPR Trap

23 hours ago

We’re pleased to bring to you a guest post by Shalini Bhutani. Shalini is an India-based independent...

Trap | Farmers | law | lays | rights |

Webinar on Patent Infringement After Duncan Parking Technologies

1 day ago

Strafford will be offering a webinar entitled "Patent Infringement After Duncan Parking Technologies...

infringement | parking | Duncan | Webinar | technologies | patent |

Webinar on Inventive Step for Computer Implemented Inventions

1 day ago

J A Kemp will be offering a webinar entitled "Inventive Step for Computer Implemented Inventions at...

Webinar | step | Computer | implemented | Inventions |

Webinar on Patent Inventorship

1 day ago

Strafford will be offering a webinar entitled "Patent Inventorship: Best Practices for Determination...

patent | Webinar |

European Biotech Patent Law Webinar

1 day ago

D Young & Co will be offering its next European biotech patent law update on April 30, 2019. The...

biotech | Webinar | patent | law | European |

IPO Webinar on IPR Estoppel

1 day ago

The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) will offer a one-hour webinar entitled "IPR Estop...

Webinar | IPO |

USPTO to Hold TC 3600 and 3700 Customer Partnership Meeting

1 day ago

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office will be holding a customer partnership meeting of Technology Ce...

meeting | Customer | TC | Partnership |

President Trump is Doing a B+ Job with China

1 day ago

Now before anyone starts complaining, the letter grade in the title comes from the Council on Foreig...

President | China | job |

SpicyIP Events: 2019 WIPO-UNIGE Summer School in Geneva in June! [June 24-July 5]

1 day ago

We’re pleased to inform you that the 2019 WIPO-UNIGE Summer School will be conducted in Geneva from...

WIPO | SpicyIP | summer | July | school | events | Geneva | June |

Aruba: So There's a Lot To Talk About Here

2 days ago

It’s no secret to anyone paying attention to Delaware law that the Aruba decisions – both at the Cha...

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Patent case: Handel’s Enterprises Inc. v. Schulenburg, USA

2 days ago

Ice cream shop franchisor showed that franchisee misappropriated a trade secret and that it would su...

patent | enterprises | USA |

EPO publishes draft Strategic Plan 2023 and holds a new consultation

2 days ago

The EPO published its draft Strategic Plan 2023 on 18 April 2019. It has invited all stakeholders to...

Draft | consultation | EPO | Publishes | strategic |

Are We Teaching Law Students The Wrong Things, The Wrong Way, or Both?

2 days ago

It's that time of year again. Many states have released February 2019 bar passage rates. Thankfully,...

students | things | Wrong | teaching | law |

Current H-1B Denial Rates Concerning

2 days ago

By Andrew Wilson

current | Denial | 1B |

Your Employee Caused a HIPAA Breach – Now What?

2 days ago

Insider breaches account for the majority of healthcare data breaches and security incidents.[1]  S...

employee | caused | breach |