Feb 27 Judges Panel Event

Views from the Bench: Discussion of Patent Trials by Judges of the Southern District of California Panelists: Hon. Judge Marilyn L. Huff, Hon. Judge Cathy Ann Bencivengo, District Judges, and Hon. Judge Linda Lopez Moderator: Eric Acker of Morrison & Foerster LLP Date: Thursday, February 27, 6:00 pm Location: San Diego Marriott Del Mar, 11966 El Camino [...]

Feb 27 Judges Panel Event2020-02-20T15:19:57-08:00

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes Feb 2020

This column highlights some of the more notable recent online notices, newsletters, and blogs dealing with IP prosecution issues. IPWatchdog – a patent law blog – IPwatchdog.com On January 3, 2020, a post by Gene Quinn announced that the USPTO has now stopped accepting requests for participation in the IP5 PCT Collaborative Search and Examination [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes Feb 20202020-01-29T08:35:02-08:00

The Top 10 Patent Stories of the Decade 2010-2019 – 1/28/2020

Join us and hear from Gene Quinn, President & CEO, IPWatchdog, Inc.  Gene Quinn is a patent attorney and a leading commentator on patent law and innovation policy. Mr. Quinn is the Founder of IPWatchdog.com, which he started in 1999, and currently serves as President & CEO. According to IAM Magazine, Mr. Quinn “has reshaped [...]

The Top 10 Patent Stories of the Decade 2010-2019 – 1/28/20202020-01-29T08:29:28-08:00

January 2020 Evening Event

Obviousness determinations by the Federal Circuit and the district courts before and after KSR Please join us as Professor Ted Sichelman from the University of San Diego School of Law reports results from the most comprehensive study to-date of obviousness determinations by the Federal Circuit and the district courts before and after the Supreme Court's landmark [...]

January 2020 Evening Event2020-01-29T08:29:36-08:00

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes Nov 2019

This column highlights some of the more notable recent online notices, newsletters, and blogs dealing with IP prosecution issues. IPWatchdog – a patent law blog. On October 27, 2019, a post by N. Scott Pierce explained a position that focusing on utility is key to establishing patent eligibility under Section 101for claiming diagnostic tools. (Details [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes Nov 20192019-11-26T11:18:27-08:00