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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 2018-02-15T10:47:27+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 2018-02-14T12:24:23+00:00

Discover IP JAPAN Conference 2018 in San Diego

Date: February 1, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm Location: Sheraton La Jolla Hotel, 3299 Holiday Court, La Jolla, CA 92037 Presented by the Japan Patent Attorneys Association Welcome to the “Discover IP Japan Conference 2018.” Due to its great potential for continuously growing technology and expanding markets, U.S. companies/practitioners should take note of [...]

Discover IP JAPAN Conference 2018 in San Diego 2018-01-26T14:32:46+00:00

January 18 Dinner Event

Topic: How Congress and the High Court Unintentionally Enfeebled the American Patent System, Weakening Incentives, Drying Up Investment and Stunting Job Creation, and What We Can Do To Revive It Speaker: The Honorable Paul R. Michel, retired Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Date: Thursday, January 18, 6:00 pm Location: [...]

January 18 Dinner Event 2018-01-18T13:26:46+00:00