IPO Daily NewsTM

A quick read, the IPO Daily NewsTM is three to five concise paragraphs a day. It includes summaries of all patent and trademark opinions of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the next day after opinions are issued and wire service stories of other selected IP cases.

LAST DAY TO REGISTER ONLINE FOR IPO’S ANNUAL MEETING Online registration for IPO’s Annual Meeting will close today, September 20. Walk-in registrations will be accepted. The meeting begins on Tuesd[...]

No Federal Question in Dispute Involving Patent Licensing

**NO FEDERAL QUESTION IN DISPUTE INVOLVING PATENT LICENSING Inspired Dev. Grp. v. Inspired Prod. Grp., LLC, 18-1616 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Chief Judge PROST, the Federal Circui[...]

CNN Prevails in Copyright Suit on Gilda Radnor Documentary

IP IN THE MASS MEDIA CNN Prevails in Copyright Suit on Gilda Radnor Documentary Yesterday the Hollywood Reporter reported that a federal judge in New York dismissed a copyright suit brought by pho[...]

USPTO Correctly Calculated Time Spent on Continued Examination When Determining Patent Term Adjustment

** USPTO CORRECTLY CALCULATED TIME SPENT ON CONTINUED EXAMINATION WHEN DETERMINING PATENT TERM ADJUSTMENT Mayo Found. v. Iancu, 18-2031 -- Yesterday the Federal Circuit upheld a distr[...]

Court Properly Relied on Claim Language to Limit Scope of Design Patent Where Article of Manufacture Was Not Illustrated in the Figures

**COURT PROPERLY RELIED ON CLAIM LANGUAGE TO LIMIT SCOPE OF DESIGN PATENT WHERE ARTICLE OF MANUFACTURE WAS NOT ILLUSTRATED IN THE FIGURES Curver Luxembourg, SARL v. Home Expressions I[...]

One Week Left to Register Online for IPO’s Annual Meeting

ONE WEEK LEFT TO REGISTER ONLINE FOR IPO’S ANNUAL MEETING Online registration for IPO’s 2019 Annual Meeting will close on Friday, September 20. The Annual Meeting will take place from September 24-[...]

Senate IP Subcommittee Considers STRONGER Patents Act

SENATE IP SUBCOMMITTEE CONSIDERS STRONGER PATENTS ACT Yesterday the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Intellectual Property held a hearing on “Innovation in America: How Congress can mak[...]

Antitrust Claims Related to Patent Litigation Were Barred by Collateral Estoppel

* ANTITRUST CLAIMS RELATED TO PATENT LITIGATION WERE BARRED BY COLLATERAL ESTOPPEL Intellectual Ventures I LLC v. Capital One Financial Corp., 18-1367 -- Yesterday in an opinion by Ju[...]

IPO Annual Meeting Session on Brand Protection in China

IP IN THE MASS MEDIA Article Discusses Law on Trademark Infringement in Keyword Advertisement Yesterday Above the Law published an article discussing the evolution of the law on trademark infringe[...]

IPO Selects Jessica K. Landacre As Its New Executive Director

IPO SELECTS JESSICA K. LANDACRE AS ITS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR IPO President Henry Hadad announced Friday that the Board of Directors has selected JESSICA K. LANDACRE to be the new IPO E[...]