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Board Elections – During SDIPLA Meeting on May 10, 2018

Meet SDIPLA Candidate for Treasurer, Nathanael R. Luman My name is Nate Luman and I would like to be considered for the office of Treasurer of the SDIPLA.  For the past eight years, I have been an intellectual property attorney in San Diego.  During this time I have benefited from the excellent programming [...]

Board Elections – During SDIPLA Meeting on May 10, 2018 2018-04-18T13:17:42+00:00

March 28, 2018 Evening Event

Topic: Patents in Artificial Intelligence (AI) Speaker:  Paul S. Hunter Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 6:00 pm Location: Foley & Lardner LLP, 3579 Valley Centre Dr # 300, San Diego, CA 92130 What in artificial intelligence (AI) can be patented and what are the unique challenges to patenting AI?  These and other topics will be discussed, [...]

March 28, 2018 Evening Event 2018-03-21T10:38:36+00:00

Internet Sightings January 2018 by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes

This column highlights some of the more notable recent online notices, newsletters, and blogs dealing with IP prosecution issues. IPWatchdog – a patents and patent law blog – IPwatchdog.com In a post on January 17, 2018, John M. Roqitz discussed the Federal Circuit finding a virus-screening method not abstract and patent eligible in Finjan, Inc. [...]

Internet Sightings January 2018 by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes 2018-03-29T15:25:45+00:00

March 1, 2018 Evening Program

Topic: Empirical Studies of PAEs Speaker:  David L. Schwartz, Professor of Law, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018, 6:00 pm Location: Morrison & Foerster LLP, 12531 High Bluff Dr # 100, San Diego, CA 92130 The press commonly reports about patent assertion entities (PAEs), also known as patent “trolls” or non-practicing entities [...]

March 1, 2018 Evening Program 2018-03-19T17:02:22+00:00