Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes May 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 May 11, 2020, Rebecca Tapscott posted an article explaining how the USPTO’s COVID-19 Pilot Program may benefit small companies and individual inventors regarding exploiting COVID-related technologies. (Details [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes May 20202020-05-25T10:27:56-07:00

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

This column highlights some of the more notable recent online notices, newsletters, and blogs dealing with IP prosecution issues. Patently-O – a blog written by Dennis Crouch – www.patentlyo.com. On March 25, 2020, Professor Crouch discussed the combination of the transitional phrase “consisting of” and a claim limitation “optionally.” The issue was involved in Galderma [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes May 20202020-05-01T11:39:57-07:00

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

This column highlights some of the more notable recent online notices, newsletters, and blogs dealing with IP prosecution issues. Patently-O – a blog written by Dennis Crouch – www.patentlyo.com. On March 5, 2020, Professor Crouch discussed a new Federal Register notice 85 FR 12222 (Details here.) On March 15, 2020, Professor Crouch made plots of [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes April 20202020-03-23T11:03:09-07:00

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

This column highlights some of the more notable recent online notices, newsletters, and blogs dealing with IP prosecution issues. Patently-O – a blog written by Dennis Crouch – www.patentlyo.com. On February 25, 2020, Professor Crouch discussed a Federal Circuit opinion, HZNP Finance Limited, et al. v. Actavis Laboratories UT, Inc., 2017-2149 (Fed. Cir., Feb. 25, [...]

Internet Sightings by Frederic M. Douglas and James E. Hawes March 20202020-03-04T20:21:20-08:00

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