First Annual Mock Markman Competition hosted by the US District Court for the Southern District of California and the SDIPLA

The United States District Court for the Southern District of California in conjunction with the San Diego Intellectual Property Association held a mock Markman competition on October 30, 2019.  Twenty-four attorneys from the greater San Diego area competed in teams of two, arguing claim construction for a patent infringement scenario.   The attorney teams, all [...]

First Annual Mock Markman Competition hosted by the US District Court for the Southern District of California and the SDIPLA2019-11-25T08:29:12-08:00

2019 SDIPLA Holiday Social Event

Food and wine will be provided. This is our annual members-only event. Take time out to socialize and network with your fellow IP professionals. Members are welcome to bring a guest. We hope you will join us to celebrate. Date:   Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Time:  6:00 – 9:00 PM Location:   The WineSellar & Brasserie, 9550 Waples St., Suite 115, San [...]

2019 SDIPLA Holiday Social Event2020-01-22T09:55:38-08:00

October 24, 2019 Evening Event

Please join us as our panelists provide their thoughts and perspectives about the past, present, and future of careers within the San Diego intellectual property community. Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019 Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm Location:Knobbe Martens LLP, 12790 El Camino Real, Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92130. Our [...]

October 24, 2019 Evening Event2020-01-22T09:56:00-08:00

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes 0919

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 August 30, 2019, a post discussed the Federal Circuit opinion relating to the written description requirement, Nalpropion Pharms., Inc. v. Actavis Labs. FL, Inc., No. 2018-1221, 2019 [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes 09192019-10-03T14:29:59-07:00