Patent News for Monday 24th April 2017

39 new stories

Apr 24 2017

1. Qualcomm signs 3G/4G patent license agreement with Smartron

Under the terms of this agreement, Qualcomm has granted Smartron a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, manufacture and sell WCDMA, ...

2. These Two Women from Niramai Just Raised Funds for Patented Breast Cancer Technology

The revolutionary startup called Niramai gets seed funding led by pi Venture and Ankur Capital, Axilor Ventures, 500 Startups, and Flipkart cofounder ...

3. Daewoo Shipbuilding wins LNG carrier-related patent suit in Japan

SEOUL, April 24 (Yonhap) -- Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipyard here, said Monday that it has won its patent suit in ...

4. Arjuna Natural Poised to Take Stringent Action Against BCM-95 Curcumin Patent Infringement

Arjuna Natural Extracts Ltd, the sole inventor, manufacturer, and patent owner of BCM-95®, the bioavailable curcumin standardized for curcuminoids ...

5. Snap acquires Mobli's 'Geofilters' patent

Snap Snapchat's parent company, has reportedly acquired Mobli's 'Geofilters' patent .As per reports this acquisition is valued at $7.7 million. Mobli is a ...

6. Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

The plaintiff Mantis, which is based in Plano, has pursued legal action in response to alleged infringement of seven United States Patents entitled ...

7. Nokia's first-quarter profit seen lower on weak markets, patent dispute

Nokia's first-quarter profit seen lower on weak markets, patent dispute ... in 2014, leaving it with the networks and a portfolio of technology patents.

8. ZURU Files Third Lawsuit against Telebrands for Bunch O Balloons Patent Infringement

ZURU™ files third lawsuit against Telebrands to protect the Company's award-winning Bunch O Balloons product from patent infringement. (Photo: ...

9. Nikon Initiates Global Legal Actions Against ASML and Carl Zeiss to Protect Patented ...

The basis of Nikon's claim is that ASML and Zeiss employ Nikon's patented technology in ASML's lithography systems, which are used globally to ...

10. AT&T Explores Cryptocurrency Car Payments in New Patent Filing

Digital currency payments in motor vehicles may not be far off, if the ideas in a new patent application from telecom giant AT&T enter real-world use.

11. Qualcomm, Smartron sign 3G/4G patent licence agreement

San Francisco, Apr 24 (IANS): US chip manufacturer Qualcomm and home-grown technology firm Smartron on Monday signed a 3G and 4G patent ...

12. Patent progress as island joins Europe

The Isle of Man is signing up to a Europe-wide system for registering patents. It is planned for the agreement to continue beyond Brexit. In the island ...

13. Fixing America's Patent System is the Best Strategy to Jump-Start our Stalled Economy

A significant part of our discussion focused on how fixing America's patent system is necessary for meaningful economic growth for America's workers ...

14. Hubbs, Enatsky & Auito Expands IP Law Firm in Northern Virginia and Japan

Darrin Auito is a U.S. patent attorney and founding partner of HEA. His practice focuses on all aspects of intellectual property, primarily patent drafting ...

15. Why is Intellectual Property important to business?

Simon Webster is CEO of CPA Global, a technology company that helps organisations manage intellectual property including patents and trademarks.

16. Excesses of innovation patent damages pulled back

One of the unusual implications of the earlier decision was that a divisional innovation patent could be infringed before it was published, or even filed.

17. First Dutch ruling on SEPs and FRAND since Huawei v ZTE, 8 February 2017 (Philips v Archos)

... in the Netherlands since the Huawei decision on standard-essential patents (SEPs) and Fair Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory (FRAND) issues.

18. English High Court grants first "Arrow" Declaration

On 3 March 2017, Carr J of the Patents Court granted a novel form of “Arrow” declaration (so-called because a case brought some years ago by Arrow ...

19. The Recast Brussels Regulation: Irish Proceedings Stayed Pending Outcome of Dispute in Germany.

The defendants contended that the purpose of the Irish proceedings was to frustrate the ongoing patent infringement litigation in Germany. Vodafone ...

20. U.S. Supreme Court clarifies extraterritorial reach of U.S. patents

It is a universal theme among patent systems around the world that if you make, use or sell an invention in a country where that invention is covered by ...

21. PDL BioPharma to be paid $19.5 million by Merck to settle Keytruda patent suit

Inc. MRK, -1.06% to settle a patent infringement suit related to Merck's Keytruda skin-cancer treatment. Under terms of the settlement, PDL will grant ...

22. Need 'SoftPatents' for Software Inventions

At the outset, I would take this opportunity to congratulate the Indian Patent Office for coming up with the guidelines for 'Computer Related Inventions ...

23. PDL BioPharma Settles Keytruda Patent Infringement Lawsuit With Merck

(RTTNews.com) - PDL BioPharma, Inc. ( PDLI ) announced Monday that on April 21, the Company entered into a settlement agreement with certain ...

24. ASML expresses disappointment that Nikon has opted for unnecessary and unfounded legal action ...

As disclosed in further detail in our annual report and on Form 20-F, ASML and Nikon in 2004 concluded a patent cross-license agreement.

25. Qualcomm, Smartron Sign 3G/4G Patent License Agreement

Qualcomm Incorporated and Smartron India Private Limited, today announced they have entered into a 3G and 4G patent license agreement.

26. BELLUS Health Announces Grant of New U.S. Patent Covering Lead Compound for Chronic Cough

"This U.S. patent affords broad and comprehensive composition of matter protection for our lead drug candidate, BLU-5937, in the most important ...

27. Snap Pays $7.7M For Geofilters Patent From Mobli

Snap, the operator of the Snapchat messaging app, has spent $7.7 million to acquire a critical patent for geofilters. According to a report in ...

28. BRIEF-ASML denies infringing Nikon patents

ASML: denies infringing Nikon patents, will "vigorously defend" against Japanese company's claims. Earlier Monday Nikon announced it was filing suit ...

29. BRIEF-ASML denies it has infringed any of Nikon's patents

FRANKFURT, April 24 Japan's Nikon filed lawsuits against Netherlands-based ASML, the world's third-largest chip equipment maker, and Germany's ...

30. Nikon files patent case against ASML, Carl Zeiss over lithography tech

Nikon, the world's eighth-largest chip equipment maker, said it had filed patent infringement cases in the Netherlands, Germany and Japan against ...

31. 5 Reasons You Need a Lawyer for Your Small Business

If your business consists of original ideas, like newly developed products or services, you may want to file for a patent so that no one can steal your ...

32. DSME wins patent suit in Japan

[THE INVESTOR] Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering said on April 24 that it has won its patent suit in Japan related to its core technology in ...

33. DSME wins LNG patent case in Japan

Korean shipbuilder DSME has triumphed in a patent case relating to LNG carrier technology in Japan. The yard said that a filing by a Japanese firm ...

34. Federal Circuit hands Ford win over hybrid vehicle patent

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit handed motor company Ford a win on Friday, after affirming a decision that a hybrid vehicle patent is ...

35. Nikon wages war on ASML over lithography technology

Nikon alleged that ASML and its optical component supplier Carl Zeiss (a company) had used Nikon's patented technology in ASML's lithography ...

36. Uber and Lyft sued for patent infringement

California-based Hailo Technologies has sued transportation companies Uber and Lyft for allegedly infringing a patent called “Automated vehicle ...

37. Japan to use AI in patent screening

The Japan Patent Office is planning on using artificial intelligence in the processing of patents, it was reported. AI will help to automate “cumbersome” ...

38. Snapchat acquires geofilter patent, shields it away from Facebook

Snapchat is finally taking a stand after Facebook-owned Instagram blatantly copied its most endearing features. According to TechCrunch, the photo ...

39. Athletic Denim Just Got Real With Nike's Latest Patent

Over the weekend the American label filed a patent for 'ath-denim', an abbreviation of athletic denim which pundits are expecting to be the next wave ...

Patent News for Sunday 23rd April 2017

11 new stories

Apr 23 2017

1. Japan looks to AI to simplify patent screening

TOKYO -- Japan plans to begin using artificial intelligence technology to process patent, trademark and design applications, automating such ...

2. Caledonia man patents new fishing lure technology

Caledonia resident Bill Madala has patented two new fishing lures that use the bait cavity technology he invented. The tail can be removed and the ...

3. PATENTS AWARDED

Patent 9,622,433 B2. Soybean Cultivar CC1217019. Issued to Clay Brady Cole of Bay and David Pazdernik of Highland, Ill. Assigned to Syngenta ...

4. Aussie firm patents legal search technology

Australian law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth has patented a new legal search technology which identifies documents with low quality searchable ...

5. How many students will fit in Patent Office?

High school students in the Pre-Engineering Academy are prepared to file for a record 10 patents this school-year alone. Those patents were on ...

6. Drug Product Pipelines: Potential Blockbusters?

Drug manufactures spend billions of dollars in R&D and it takes years to get FDA approvals and patent protection. It is vital that these companies keep ...

7. Patent Office workforce reduction should focus on eliminating 'dead weight' patent examiners

Assuming that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) follows the directives of the Mulvaney memo, it is clear what should happen.

8. Marathon Patent Group (MARA) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

Marathon Patent Group logo Media stories about Marathon Patent Group (NASDAQ:MARA) have been trending positive this week, according to Alpha ...

9. Snap snaps up crucial patent

The patent is called "Methods and Systems of providing visual content editing functions." It powers what Snapchat users call a "geofilter" — an artistic ...

10. Snap acquires Mobli Geofilters patent for $7.7m

Reports cite SnapChat maker paid top dollar for rights to a photo filters patent application from Israeli entrepreneur Moshe Hogeg to keep ahead.

11. Listen To Patent Pending's Cover Of 'Never Gonna Give You Up'

"RICK ASTLEY! This is one of the first songs that I ever knew all of the words to. My parents were obsessed with it so it was just always on.

Patent News for Saturday 22nd April 2017

17 new stories

Apr 22 2017

1. Snap Acquires Geofilter Patent for $7.7 Million

Snap Inc has acquired “Geofilters,” or photo filters based on location, patent from photo-sharing platform Mobli for $7.7 million, a media report said.

2. Phoney war: Snap acquires Mobli's geofilter patent for $7.7m

According to reports in GeekTime and TechCrunch, Snap earlier this month purchased the pending geolocation patent from Mobli, whose co-founder, ...

3. Snap Purchases Geofilter Patent for $7.7 million from Mobli

Snap Inc. has acquired the patent for geofilters for a record $7.7 million from Moshe Hogeg, the serial entrepreneur and CEO of Mobli. The deal was ...

4. Patent opposition system in India: Pre-grant & Post grant oppositions

The Patent laws of various countries provide a provision for opposition proceedings. Opposition proceeding is an administrative process available ...

5. Doctor who got 'IS death threats' seeking patented drug formula attacked, robbed

A doctor, who claimed to have received death threats from the Islamic State seeking the formula of his “patented” drug against HIV, was allegedly ...

6. What is a Utility Patent?

Black's Law dictionary defines “utility patent” as “the customary type of patent issued to any novel, non-obvious, and useful machine, article of ...

7. SnapChat acquires patent of location based Geofilter at a price of $7.7 million

But according to reports published in TechCrunch, Moshe Hoges the co-founder and entrepreneur sold the Mobli's Geofilters patent to Snapchat for ...

8. Apple Patents and Groundwork on an Autonomous Vehicle Platform Continues with Road Testing ...

Another granted patent Apple has on record relates to vehicle collisions. In Apple's patent figure 8 below we're able to see vehicle #810 that has ...

9. Much ado about Costco golf balls

The chain is seeking a declaratory judgment from the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington that it did not violate Acushnet's patents ...

10. Marathon Patent Group Inc (MARA) Announces Earnings Results

Marathon Patent Group logo Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The business services ...

11. Marathon Patent Group Inc - Get News & Ratings Daily

Marathon Patent Group logo Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of ...

12. Marathon Patent Group (MARA) Earns News Impact Score of 0.40

Marathon Patent Group logo News coverage about Marathon Patent Group (NASDAQ:MARA) has trended positive recently, according to Alpha One ...

13. Tesla patent shows new way to automated high-speed charging with external cooling

A recently released patent application gives a glimpse at a potential solution that Tesla could implement for both high speed charging and automated ...

14. Uber and Lyft sued for patent infringement by 'Hailo,' but not Daimler's Hailo

A company called “Hailo Technologies, LLC”, has sued both Uber and Lyft over alleged infringement of U.S. patent 5,973,619, which describes an ...

15. Hailo files patent-infringement suit against Uber

App-enabled cab company Hailo today filed a lawsuit against larger competitor Uber alleging that Uber infringed on its 1999 patent of an “automated ...

16. Fed. Circ. Says Estoppel Ends Fight Over Fairchild Patent

Law360, New York (April 21, 2017, 8:04 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Friday ordered the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to vacate part of a ...

17. Medtronic's $17M Patent Infringement Penalty Is Enhanced

Law360, Los Angeles (April 21, 2017, 10:19 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Thursday boosted by 20 percent a $17.7 million damages judgment ...

Patent News for Friday 21st April 2017

40 new stories

Apr 21 2017

1. Businesses reap £2.67bn through Patent Box tax break

He also suggests that making the Patent Box tax break more attractive could encourage more European companies to move R&D jobs to the UK ...

2. Dow Earns Two 2017 Edison Awards for Breakthrough Technologies

CANVERA™ uses Dow's proprietary and patented BLUEWAVE™ dispersion technology to create an aqueous polyolefin dispersion, applied directly ...

3. The Importance of Proper Claim Construction to the Patentable Subject Matter Determination in the ...

"No matter what the technology, the best practice for patent owners faced with a section 101 challenge is to emphasise the use of classic claim ...

4. Ford's New Light Patents take the Guess Work out of Parking

The patent application is for a “vehicle lighting system with dynamic beam pattern,” that includes an adaptive drive beam system having a light source, ...

5. Mean jeans: Nike gets first denim patent

While many patents never result in a product on store shelves, it could be an important development as Nike responds to a consumer shift away from ...

6. Corrs patents OCR technology

Australian law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, has patented its optical character recognition analysis technology that it claims is faster and cheaper ...

7. Corrs Chambers Westgarth patents new technology

Law firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth has patented a cloud-based document reading technology it says will cut processing time and costs in half.

8. DSS litigation campaign using Intellectual Discovery patents is a watershed moment for both ...

Document Security Systems (DSS) has filed lawsuits in the Eastern District of Texas alleging infringement of LED-related patents acquired from ...

9. Snap Beats Facebook to Geofilter Patent (SNAP, FB)

revenue has a high dependence on Geofilters, the patent for the pivotal concept was held by an Israeli company called Mobli. The company has now ...

10. Federal Circuit affirms ruling that Apple does not infringe Core Wireless' Patent

Core Wireless sued Apple for infringing its patent directed to a cellular network system including a mobile station providing for improved transmission ...

11. Samsung Succeeds in Reducing Damages for Infringement of Two Rembrandt Patents

Rembrandt sued Samsung for patent infringement in the Eastern District of Texas and convinced a jury that Samsung infringed its two asserted patents ...

12. Snapchat maker reportedly spends $7.7 million to buy patent filing from Yo app entrepreneur

Snapchat app maker Snap Inc. has reportedly paid $7.7 million for the rights to a patent application from the entrepreneur behind the Yo app.

13. Intellectual Property Rights: Building or Stumbling Blocks? – On The Right Track

Though patent law in India has existed over the years, jurisprudence related to pharmaceutical patents is still developing. From granting product ...

14. Delhi High Court on ISR: Essential but Non-binding

India Patent Examination works on the concept of the deferred examination system. In deferred Examination system, it is mandatory for an applicant to ...

15. How Does the Supreme Court's Recent Ruling on Incontinence Products Spill Over into Fashion?

While the patents in question relate to adult incontinence products, the effects of the ruling are widespread, and are already starting to make an imprint ...

16. Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (BNET) Analysts See $0.00 EPS; Marathon Patent Group ...

Marathon Patent Group Inc. is engaged in acquiring patents and patent rights from owners or other ventures. The company has market cap of $14.87 ...

17. Inventive Step Assessment Based On Case Laws In India

The following article intends to provide a study on inventive step requirements based on case laws in India as per the Indian Patents Act 1970.

18. Protect Against Patent Suits Before You Buy

Defending against a patent infringement lawsuit can be an expensive and frustrating experience. Patent litigation is complex and often requires ...

19. After India, I-MAK files legal challenge against Gilead's hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir in China

Close on the heels of filing four patent challenges in India, two on daclatasvir, one on velpatasvir and another on sofosbuvir, the international NGO-- ...

20. E-cigarette Manufacturer KIMREE Listed in the Top 10 of 2016 Chinese PCT Applications ...

Compared the ranking of 2016 with that of 2014, we can see that the amount of patent applications is increasing for enterprises such as Alibaba Group ...

21. Ansell files condoms suit against Reckitt

Two wholly owned subsidiaries of Ansell have filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare (U.K.) Ltd., a subsidiary Reckitt ...

22. Snap reportedly buys geofilter patent that could protect it against Facebook

Snap has reportedly signed a deal worth $7.7 million to get its hands on a patent for geofilters — the localized filters whose sale to advertisers ...

23. Snap just beat Facebook to this all-important patent

The patent, which is referred to as "Methods and systems of providing visual content editing function" was seemingly confirmed as having been sold in ...

24. Snapchat Finally Gets Mobli's Geofilters Patent, But At A Big Price

This is probably the first time that an amount as big as $7.7 million is being paid for a patent from the Israeli tech industry, notes TechCrunch, which ...

25. Acacia subsidiary ramps up patent spat with Apple

Cellular Communications Equipment (CCE), a subsidiary of patent licensing company Acacia Research, has filed a patent infringement suit against ...

26. Juice wars: Juicero has sued another juicer maker for patent infringement

A cold-press juicer maker called Juicero found itself in the center of a lot of unwanted attention this week when Bloomberg reporters discovered that ...

27. Patent-holding company uses ex-Nokia patents to sue Apple, phone carriers

The largest publicly traded patent-assertion company, Acacia Research, has launched a new lawsuit (PDF) against Apple and all the major cell phone ...

28. Moshe Hogeg just sold Mobli's Geofilters patent to Snapchat for US$7.7M

To be more specific, the patent focused on what is known today as “Geofilters”, special photo filters that are available by mobile geo-location.

29. Research: Immigrants Played an Outsize Role in America's Age of Innovation

But medical technology accounted for just 1% of all U.S. patents. ... with higher levels of foreign-born expertise experienced much faster patent growth ...

30. RedHill Wins Two More U.S. Patents on Gastrointestinal Therapy BEKINDA

The patents cover RedHill's propriety formulation of its extended-release ondansetron tablet, and the way BEKINDA is used in treatment. “We are very ...

31. AbbVie: Bridging Humira Patent Woes

Humira has been the Teflon drug over a 15-year span, taking on all comers, raising prices and expanding its label again and again and again.

32. Snap acquires the crucial geofilter patent from Mobli for a record $7.7M

Mobli, an Instagram competitor launched 6 years ago which failed to get ahead of its competitor, actually patented the idea of Geo-photo filters in 2012 ...

33. Tango Networks Awarded 50th Patent

The newly issued patent, 9,622,078, adds to the company's intellectual property portfolio, the basis of the award winning Software-Defined Kinetic ...

34. Snap Snatches $7.7 Million Geofilter Patent From Facebook

Snapchat maker Snap acquired a patent for Geofilters from Israel-based Instagram competitor Mobil that Facebook was also looking into acquiring, ...

35. Snapchat pays record $7.7 million for geofilters patent

Snap, Inc., the company behind Snapchat, just paid a staggering $7.7 million to acquire a “geofilters” patent and prevent it being snapped up by ...

36. Snap buys key patent to secure the future of its geofilters

Mobli, an Israeli company, patented the idea of adding filters to photos based on your location back in 2012, way before Snap started using them.

37. Internet Of Things Is The Next Big Thing In Patents, And EPO Says It's Ready For It

The European Patent Office has a “tradition of looking forwards” to anticipate patenting trends, and it sees the Internet of Things (IoT) as the next ...

38. Tech, Auto Companies Urge US Action On Standard Essential Patents

SEPs are patents included in technologies that have been designated as standards. The process of such designations creates an exclusive ...

39. The Firms Filing The Most Patent Cases

Law360, New York (April 21, 2017, 1:40 PM EDT) -- Puerto Rico's Ferraiuoli LLC has filed more patent lawsuits than any other law firm in the first part ...

40. North Korea's Kim Il Sung University opens intellectual property organization

But North Korea only registered six patents under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) and six trademarks in 2015. Kim Il Sung University is the only ...

Patent News for Thursday 20th April 2017

30 new stories

Apr 20 2017

1. Serial patent troll Acacia Research again sues Apple, cellular carriers over wireless patents

Filed in the patent holder friendly court of Eastern District Court of Texas, the Cellular Communications Equipment suit targets a number of ...

2. Blog Coverage Patent Troubles for Align Technology Persists as US Patent Office Accepts ...

On April 19, 2017, ClearCorrect LLC announced that it had received a notice from the Director of US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) which ...

3. Tango Networks Awarded 50th Patent

Tango Networks™, a leading technology provider of full-featured enterprise mobile communication solutions, today announced its fiftieth patent has ...

4. Vivify Health Awarded Patent for Extending EMRs with Digital Health

This landmark patent provides the company with broad protection of key intellectual property and further secures Vivify's position as the leader in ...

5. Vystar Receives 3 Patent Notices of Allowance for Vytex Latex Deproteinization

OTC PINK : VYST ) has received notice of allowance for three international patents regarding "Natural Rubber Latex Having Reduced Allergenicity ...

6. South Korea Sees More Patents for High-Tech Smart Gloves

According to the Korea Intellectual Property Office, the number of smart glove patent applications quadrupled over the past five years (2012 to 2016) to ...

7. Law firms run tech race: Corrs patents technology

Corrs Chambers Westgarth's Graeme Grovum and James Whittaker. The law firm has patented a cloud-based document reading technology it says ...

8. Law firm sees rise in fintech patents

The number of financial technology patents filed through the international system administered by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) ...

9. Blog Coverage Patent Troubles for Align Technology Persists as US Patent Office Accepts ...

LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 20, 2017 / Active Wall St. blog coverage looks at the headline from Align Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN).

10. Sanofi Genzyme hit with patent lawsuit over new eczema drug

This is not the first time that Sanofi and Amgen have sparred in court over drug patents. In a separate, high-profile case, Amgen has been seeking to ...

11. BT 'applies for seven blockchain patents', says report

Two researchers at BT Global Services, Gery Ducatel and Joshua Daniel, are named on the patents, says CityAM. According to his LinkedIn profile, ...

12. BT 'applies for seven blockchain patents', says report

BT has filed a number of patents for blockchain technology, as the company steps up its investment in R&D in this area. UK business newspaper ...

13. This company is turning old tech patent filings into framed art

If genius is one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration, maybe these framed tech patents can be the spark you need to come up with the next ...

14. Score for Samsung After $16M Patent Verdict

WASHINGTON (CN) – The Federal Circuit cleared the way for Samsung to reduce the $15.7 million in damages it owes a licensing firm whose patents ...

15. Does innovation lead to patents, or patents lead to innovation?

I recently had the opportunity to speak on the record with Matt Levy, current counsel with Wiley Rein and former patent counsel for the Computer ...

16. Samsung granted new smartphone patents

Samsung has been granted two new patents related to next-generation smartphones the company hopes to develop in the near future, as revealed in ...

17. The basics of patent law - assignment and licensing

Any patent, patent application or any right in a patent or patent application may be assigned (Patents Act 1977 (also referred to as "PA") s.30(2)) and ...

18. Illumina and Cornell University seek to dismiss patent dispute

Genetic sequencing company Illumina and Cornell University have together sought to dismiss a patent dispute over eight genetic testing patents ...

19. Vystar Receives 3 Patent Notices of Allowance for Vytex Latex Deproteinization

OTC PINK : VYST) has received notice of allowance for three international patents regarding "Natural Rubber Latex Having Reduced Allergenicity and ...

20. InventHelp® Client Patents “TPMS Repair Kit” - Invention Repairs Broken Air Stem/Sensor Valve of ...

This invention is patented. “TPMS Repair Kit” would enable the user to replace the stem and secure the sensor to the inside of the tire rim via straps so ...

21. US Supreme Court to Consider Biosimilar Patent Process Next Week

The highest court in the US next Thursday will take up a fight over the so-called biosimilar "patent dance" and whether biosimilar companies have to ...

22. Audi and VW handed victory at Federal Circuit

In a win for Audi, Volkswagen (VW) and other car makers, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed that seven patents owned by patent ...

23. Motorola continues patent war against Hytera

In the latest development, Motorola filed patent infringement complaints at the Regional Court of Düsseldorf in Germany on Tuesday, April 18.

24. ETST Launches Cannabis Therapeutics Website, Shares Updates on their CBD-Based ...

The company is moving forward quickly on its International Application for Provisional Patents, and this progress was discussed. Formulations ...

25. Apple Files Patent For AR Tech That Conceals Virtual Objects Behind Real Ones

The patent details “a method for representing a virtual object in a real environment”. To do this, the company has devised a system in which a ...

26. BT patent applications reveal blockchain research programme

BT has filed a number of patents for blockchain technology, as the company ... According to the newspaper, one of the patent applications relates to ...

27. Amazon Patents Aqua Warehouses to Store Parcels in Lakes

It may sound like Jeff Bezos has decided to give up and start afresh, but a new patent, filed September and published Tuesday, details an ingenious ...

28. WiLAN To Move Away From Patent Licensing In Shakeup

Law360, New York (April 19, 2017, 8:01 PM EDT) -- Major patent-licensing company WiLAN Inc. has announced that it will shift its focus away from ...

29. Marathon Patent Group Inc (MARA) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Marathon Patent Group logo Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” ...

30. Marathon Patent Group (MARA) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.24

Marathon Patent Group logo News stories about Marathon Patent Group (NASDAQ:MARA) have been trending somewhat positive this week, ...

Patent News for Wednesday 19th April 2017

32 new stories

Apr 19 2017

1. India Ramping Up on Innovation Growth With Government Support

While the number of patent publications in China, India, Indonesia and Malaysia has steadily increased, there has been a downward trend in patent ...

2. India sees high patent growth: Report

Computing, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, polymers and plastics were the top four sectors in which maximum number of patents were filed ...

3. CCTI Granted Full US Patent for its Ground Breaking Pristine M Technology

"We are very pleased to announce that we have received notice from the US Patent and Trademark Office that CCTI has been granted a full patent for ...

4. Patent-Protected Indirect Bonding Techniques from 3M Oral Care

Claims covered by these patents intend to enable orthodontists to improve their bracket placement accuracy—and, ultimately, lead to better clinical ...

5. Pluristem Reaches Milestone of 100 Granted Patents, Including Coverage of Leading Indications in ...

Pluristem's 100 approved patents and over 110 pending patent applications cover over 30 different innovations, including Pluristem's proprietary ...

6. U.S. Patent Office Grants ClearCorrect's Request to Reopen Align Patent Reexaminations

ROUND ROCK, TX--(Marketwired - April 19, 2017) - ClearCorrect, LLC has received notice that the Director of the United States Patent and Trademark ...

7. India sees high patent growth: Report

New Delhi, Apr 19 (PTI) India recorded the highest growth of 26 per cent in terms of published patents during 2013-15 in Asia, a report said.

8. What a $140 Million Patent Infringement Award Could Do for Sprint

In March 2017, Sprint (S) was awarded ~$140 million in damages in relation to the patent infringement lawsuit it brought against Time Warner Cable, ...

9. Beijing sees robust patent application growth

BEIJING, April 19 (Xinhua) -- The number of patent applications in Beijing hit nearly 190,000 in 2016, up 21 percent year on year, according to local ...

10. Motorola Solutions Expands Patent Infringement Complaints against Hytera

Motorola Solutions on March 29 announced that it had filed patent infringement complaints with the Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Germany, against ...

11. Apple settles patent case at last minute

Apple has settled a patent dispute with a litigant that had already beaten Huawei and Samsung in court. The jury for the latest case had been selected ...

12. It looks like BT is ramping up its experiments with blockchain technology, patent filings reveal

BT is ramping up its work on blockchain technology, with several patents related to the distributed ledger technology filed in recent months. The FTSE ...

13. Global Patent Filings Spike in Fintech

The number of fintech patent filings was up by 49 percent from five years earlier in 2011, when there were 6,399 filings, according to EMW's research ...

14. Federal court rules no copyright protection for pesticide labels

Willowood also said intends to vigorously defend itself against Syngenta's remaining allegations that it infringed two valid U.S. patents owned by ...

15. EyeLock Receives Patent for Mobility Identity Platforms

The patent broadly covers mobility identity platforms and represents the ... This patented solution is the most recent example of how EyeLock has ...

16. Amazon Wins Patent for On-Demand Clothes Manufacturing (AMZN)

might be manufactured on demand. The Seattle-based company was recently granted a patent that enables custom production of clothing after a ...

17. DLA Piper recruits head of China patents

Fisher, who is based in Shanghai, focuses on IP counselling, transactions and litigation in both the US and China, primarily in the areas of patents and ...

18. Want to Revive the Economy? Restore the Patent System!

Let's look at several which unintentionally underscore the importance of patents, as well as the danger weakening our system, presents to the nation.

19. Studying IPRs Not Enough, PTAB must be Repaired, Replaced or Repealed by Congress

Under Secretary of Commerce, Michelle Lee has launched an initiative to further shape and improve the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB).

20. Top 3 Ways Legal Tech is Improving IP Management

True enterprise class solutions also offer secure, self-service access to information and services to clients or business units and direct patent annuities, ...

21. Opinions of Counsel Should Be Rendered Timely, and Evidence of Opinions of Counsel Should Be ...

Omega Patents, LLC (“Omega”) sued CalAmp Corp. (“CalAmp”) for patent infringement in the Middle District of Florida. The jury returned a verdict for ...

22. Strategies for Litigants in Patent Infringement Cases Using Motions to Dismiss Post-Alice

Nearly three years have passed since the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on patent eligibility in Alice Corp. Pty. Ltd. v. CLS Bank Int'l. The decision ...

23. Federal Circuit Affirms PTAB's Obviousness Holding for Novartis's Dementia Drug Patents

The Federal Circuit affirmed the PTAB's final written decisions holding that claims directed to Novartis's dementia drug compositions containing Exelon ...

24. India logs highest growth among Asian peers in published patents for 2013-15: Report

India registered 26 percent growth in terms of published patents for the period 2013-2015, highest in Asia, according to a report by Clarivate Analytics.

25. Leaning three-wheelers at war

Two of biking's behemoths are preparing to go head-to-head in a completely new field as patents reveal both Honda and Yamaha are readying new ...

26. Spherix Announces Economic Interest Acquired in New Patent Portfolio

The addition of these new patents to Equitable's portfolio increases our potential revenue generation. This is part of our continued efforts to increase ...

27. Schantz: Software patents — the phoenix of patent subject matter

Software patents have seen better times. The glory days of the 1980s and 1990s, after the U.S. Supreme Court held in Diamond v. Diehr (1981) that ...

28. Federal Circuit remands part of Samsung's $15.7m patent ruling

The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit remanded part of a patent suit earlier this week, meaning that Samsung may not have to pay the full ...

29. iRobot targets Hoover and Black & Decker in patent suits

US-based technology company iRobot Corporation has sued vacuum cleaner business Hoover and Black & Decker in two separate patent ...

30. Align Tech not yet rid of patent challenger ClearCorrect, review of two patents reopened

The USPTO will reopen two ex parte reexaminations of patents owned by Align Technology (NASDAQ:ALGN) that were concluded in Align's favor ...

31. Illumina, Cornell Dismiss Patent Dispute

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Illumina and Cornell University have jointly agreed to dismiss a patent dispute that originated in 2010, according to ...

32. SNEC 2017: Bolymedia patents 'BolySolar Tripler' versatile CSP module

Bolymedia Holdings, a high-tech manufacturing firm headquarted in Silicon Valley, California, revealed its fourth patented renewable energy ...

Patent News for Tuesday 18th April 2017

49 new stories

Apr 18 2017

1. Arris and Pace face patent allegations from Sony

Set-top box maker Arris is being investigated by the US International Trade Commission (ITC) over alleged patent infringements on boxes supplied to ...

2. Cellectar Receives Japanese Patents

Cellectar Biosciences, a clinical stage company, said pre-market Tuesday the Japanese Patent Office has granted a method of use patent for two of ...

3. Apple settles Unwired Planet patent suit for undisclosed amount

Apple on Monday settled a patent lawsuit leveled by non-practicing entity Unwired Planet, which sought $33 million in royalties for alleged ...

4. iRobot Files ITC Patent Infringement Complaint Against Robotic Vacuum Cleaner Products ...

iRobot has asserted a total of six patents in the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) and the U.S. District Court for the District of ...

5. Service King Launches Patented Mobile App Transforming Vehicle Repair Process

The application's patented technology allows technicians to securely and visually document vehicle data for insurance carriers, communicate directly ...

6. Motorola Solutions Files Patent Infringement Complaints in Germany Against Hytera ...

This legal action follows the patent infringement complaint filed by Motorola Solutions against Hytera with the U.S. International Trade Commission on ...

7. RedHill Biopharma Receives Notice of Allowance for Two Additional U.S. Patents Covering ...

Once granted, the patents are expected to be valid until at least 2034. ... very pleased with the allowance of two additional U.S. patents for BEKINDA®.

8. Santalis Pharmaceuticals Announces Issuance of an Australian Patent Covering the Use of ...

Santalis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today the granting by the Australian Patent Office of patent No. 2011223758 containing sixteen claims ...

9. Suzuki patents two-wheel-drive scooter – Report

Suzuki is working on a two-wheel drive scooter reveals a report in Motorcycle.com citing a patent application at US Patent and Trademark Office.

10. Warner Bros. Entertainment patents AR/VR tech for home and movie theatre systems

The patent doesn't reveal how these systems would be implemented in movie theatres. It's unclear if headsets to be used with these systems, similar to ...

11. What About Those Patent Suits Against CBS And iHeart?

The '913 patent is directed to sending digital audio signals from a transmitter to a receiver or tuner, which can display, for example, song titles and ...

12. Allergan, Argentum settle patent dispute over eye drug Restasis

U.S. generic drug company Argentum Pharmaceuticals LLC said on Tuesday it had reached an agreement with Allergan Plc that settles a patent ...

13. Proehl: How long does a patent last?

In order for the patent to remain in effect for the entire potential term, the patent owner must periodically pay a maintenance fee to the U.S. Patent and ...

14. China patents head jumps to another global firm

Fisher, who will be based in Shanghai, will lead DLA Piper's patents practice in China. He comes to the position after spending six years leading ...

15. Symantec Files Additional Patent Infringement Suit Against Zscaler, Inc.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC) today announced that it has filed a second patent infringement ...

16. Fintech patents jump in "arms race" between banks and startups: These are the 10 countries filing ...

The number of patents being filed for financial technology have jumped amid an "arms race" between fintech startups and banks, new figures reveal.

17. Motorola Solutions ups patent fight with Chinese company

Motorola Solutions Inc. said Tuesday it has strengthened its legal battle against a Chinese company for allegedly stealing its patented technology for ...

18. Am. Axle & Mfg., Inc. v. Neapco Holdings LLC, DEFAX Case No. D67693 (D.Del. April 7, 2017 ...

Plaintiff American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc., filed a patent infringement suit against defendants Neapco Holdings and Neapco Drivelines, alleging ...

19. A Two-Wheel-Drive Suzuki Burgman? Suzuki Files Patents For A Two-Wheel-Drive Scooter!

Suzuki has filed a patent for a two-wheel-drive scooter with the US Patent and Trademark Office. The scooter closely resembles the Burgman 200, but ...

20. Biocept Awarded Additional Patent in Japan Expanding Intellectual Property Estate to –9 Issued ...

The issued patent covers the use of antibodies for the capture of any target of interest from any sample type on a device surface. This includes CTCs ...

21. “We're not sure that investing significant amounts of capital in patents really makes sense for us ...

Yesterday's news that WiLAN will purchase an Internet of Things (IoT) business as it looks to diversify away from patent licensing represented another ...

22. With patents so hard to enforce in Japan the continuing fall in applications at the JPO is no real ...

Continuing a trend manifested over the past decade, the number of patent applications submitted to the Japan Patent Office (JPO) fell again in 2016, ...

23. Definiteness and Patent Drafting: The Nautilus Surfaces

The public notice function of patents lies at the heart of the definiteness requirement. The Supreme Court summed up this requirement in a 1938 ...

24. Canadian researcher patents LI-RAM technology

A researcher at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, has developed a new technology for use with a magneto-resistive type of memory which ...

25. Brazil and Japan Enter Partnership on Industrial Property

This method of partnership consists of a way to accelerate the processing of patents through the sharing of information between official patent offices.

26. No Abuse of Discretion in Awarding Prejudgment Interest Based in Part on Patents Not Yet Issued ...

Sprint Communications Co., L.P., No. 2015-1992 (Fed. Cir. Mar. 7, 2017), the Federal Circuit affirmed a jury verdict that Sprint infringed patents owned ...

27. Do I Need a Patent Search Before Applying for a Patent?

Patents can assist the growth of your business and development of technology in your industry. If your invention is patentable subject matter, it is likely ...

28. Top 10 patent developments of 2016

This article summarizes key patent developments of 2016 including developments and initiatives by the Indian government to spread IP awareness ...

29. UC, Berkeley appeals to Federal Circuit in CRISPR patent clash

The University of California (UC), Berkeley and the University of Vienna have appealed against the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's (PTAB) decision in ...

30. Traditional Knowledge And Patent Issues: An Overview Of Turmeric, Basmati, Neem Cases.

Provision of Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (TKDL) Access (Non-Disclosure) Agreements with several international patent office's including ...

31. India: Finding Escape Routes: Can Your Invention Avoid Or Overcome Section 3 (i ) Of Indian ...

Most of the inventions relating to medical device or an implant face the litmus test –"method of treatment" objection during prosecution by Indian Patent ...

32. Angiomax Patents Limited To Example

In The Medicines Co. v. Mylan, Inc., the Federal Circuit construed composition claims of two Angiomax patents as requiring the recited “batches” to be ...

33. Apple Granted 60 Patents Today Covering Laser Texturing Apple Products like a MacBook and more

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 60 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we cover ...

34. Apple Granted a Patent for an Inductive Charger based on a Magnetic Dock

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 60 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. This particular report covers ...

35. InventHelp® Client Patents “Rattatouille Cafe” – Invention Could Trap Rodents Safely and Easily ...

This invention is patented and a prototype is available. The “Rattatouille Café” would provide an alternative way of feeding poison bait to rodents, and ...

36. Vacuum robot wars: Roomba maker sues Hoover, Chinese manufacturer and other rivals over ...

... Bobsweep Inc and Bissell Homecare Inc. IRobot said they infringe on several of its patents covering the idea of an autonomous floor-cleaning robot.

37. Apple settles with Unwired Planet day before trial

Apple has settled its patent infringement dispute with licensing company ... infringement of a number of US patents centring on wireless technology.

38. DLA Piper hires Hogan Lovells partner to head China practice

Law firm DLA Piper has appointed William Fisher as partner and head of its patent practice in China. Fisher joins from Hogan Lovells, where he ...

39. Apple settles with major patent holder at 1:00am the night before trial

A large patent-holding company called Unwired Planet reached a settlement with Apple at 1:00am on Monday, just hours before a jury trial was set to ...

40. New Patent on Software as a Therapeutic for Depression and other Disorders

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The US Patent Office has issued a comprehensive patent to Posit Science for inventions ...

41. Patent Eligibility: How to Tell if your Life Science Invention is Patentable

So you have an invention, but can you protect it with a patent? This primer will teach you about the criteria, from non-obviousness to inventiveness.

42. Heritage Global Partners and Devonshire Holdings Lead Successful Sale of Nuclea ...

As a result, Devonshire Holdings retained HGP to help secure additional parties interested in purchasing Nuclea's licensing, patents and materials for ...

43. WiLAN to Go Beyond Patent Licensing Into Internet of Things

WiLAN Inc. is expanding beyond its core business—licensing wireless technology patents—to acquire companies in the connected-machines market.

44. IRobot says 5 rivals violate its vacuum patents

Bedford-based iRobot Corp., maker of the Roomba vacuum, filed five patent-infringement cases in a litigation spree on Monday, targeting some of the ...

45. Battle of the vac pack: iRobot sues Hoover and others

The Massachusetts-based manufacturer of the popular Roomba robot vacuum cleaners accused its rivals of infringing patents it owns detailing ...

46. iRobot starts a patent war over robot vacuums

iRobot has filed lawsuits against Bissell, Black & Decker, Bobsweep and Hoover for allegedly violating several patents for the concept of an ...

47. Judge Koh Tosses 2 More Twilio Patents Under Alice

Law360, Los Angeles (April 18, 2017, 5:17 PM EDT) -- U.S. District Judge Lucy H. Koh unraveled two more of Twilio's patents related to combating ...

48. Apple Settles Unwired Planet's Patent Infringement Case Hours Before Trial

Unwired Planet's patent infringement lawsuit against Apple is finally over because the two companies reached an undisclosed settlement just a day ...

49. Amazon won a patent for an on-demand clothing manufacturing warehouse

Amazon was awarded a patent on Tuesday for an on-demand manufacturing system designed to quickly produce clothing — and other products ...

Patent News for Monday 17th April 2017

28 new stories

Apr 17 2017

1. FUISZ Announces Filing of Patent Application Relating to New Manufacturing Methods and ...

Fuisz today announced the filing of a patent application with the United States Patent & Trademark Office relating to new methods of manufacture for, ...

2. Huebsch Services Receives U.S. Patent

This patent award recognizes Huebsch for software and process innovations made to their customer-focused production process, which features a ...

3. Repros Announces the Issuance of New U.S. Patent Relating to Treatment Using Off Drug Intervals ...

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Repros Therapeutics Inc.® (RPRX) today announced the issuance of a new patent, ...

4. Resonant Achieves 125 Patent Milestone; Advances Leadership in RF Innovation

The milestone also signals an increased rate of innovation at Resonant after achieving its 50th patent milestone in January 2015, and 100th patent in ...

5. Microsoft Granted Iris Scan Patent For Future Windows Hello Capable Devices

In an effort to make it so, Microsoft was recently granted a patent related to iris recognition that could be used in future Windows devices, including ...

6. Document Security Systems, Inc. Files Patent Infringement Suits

The complaints allege infringement of several of DSS's Light Emitting Diode ("LED") patents. DSS's lead counsel for these cases is Russ August ...

7. The Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Marathon Patent Group Inc (MARA) to Announce -$0.16 EPS

On average, analysts expect that Marathon Patent Group will report full-year earnings of $0.17 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ...

8. Recent patent infringement cases filed in the Eastern District of Texas

It claims ownership to United States Patent Number 8,437,797. Recent court papers assert that the patent, entitled “Wireless Image Distribution System ...

9. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) acquired patents and intellectual rights

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) announced this month that it acquired patents and intellectual rights to use cool roof granules for $18.7 million.

10. LegoChem Biosciences Receives US Patent for Its Own Proprietary ADC Platform Technology ...

The patent illustrates the company's ConjuAll technology, LegoChem's proprietary ADC platform which enables the design of homogeneous plasma ...

11. CME Patent Sees Derivatives Opportunity in Bitcoin Mining

Derivatives giant CME Group is looking to patent a way for bitcoin miners to hedge against operational risks. As detailed in a patent application ...

12. Recent patents issued in New Hampshire

BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Nashua, N.H., has been assigned a patent (9,596,619) developed by five co-inventors ...

13. ETRI's US 'hunting licence' revoked as court documents shed light on its third party litigation ...

A US judge last week dismissed a lawsuit accusing Huawei of infringing of 9 patents owned by South Korea's Electronics and Telecommunications ...

14. LED business news: Seoul Semiconductor, Philips Lighting, Tridonic, and more

Philips specifically identified five patents that it said Deco products infringe. The patents range from driver electronics to LED downlight design.

15. Patent Focus: recent local patents awarded

The following shows recent patents awarded to people or companies in central Virginia. Listed are the name of patent; the patent number; name of the ...

16. New laws should take the heat out of IP disputes

The patent owner wrote to our client alleging infringement, and also wrote to our client's customer, a major supermarket, which promptly cancelled its ...

17. Resonant Trumpets New Patent Wins

The company aid the two latest patents, issued on March 28th, were US Patent No.: 9,608,595, "Acoustic wave filters with enhanced rejection" and US ...

18. Repros Announces the Issuance of New US Patent Relating to Treatment Using Off Drug Intervals ...

The '074 patent, which expires in 2027, relates to the use of Selective Progesterone Receptor Modulators (SPRM), in particular Telapristone Acetate ...

19. EFF sues Aussie patent troll

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has sued an Australian patent troll which it previously awarded the “Stupid Patent of the Month: Storage ...

20. UC Berkeley Appeals Broad Institute CRISPR Patent

The Broad Institute, a genetics research center affiliated with both Harvard and MIT, won a patent lawsuit against UC Berkeley in February.

21. Patent awaited for self-defense device

Patent for a cost-effective self-defence device for women featuring embedded hardware and software application, developed by an alumnus of Velalar ...

22. Home Microsoft Microsoft files an advanced eye scanning patent for use in future mobile...

After Windows Hello Microsoft is in plans to enhance the security for which the Redmond Giant has filed a new patent for an enhanced form of iris ...

23. Patent troll with an “Internet Drink Mixer” and a nonexistent office could be in trouble

This February, Garmin International got sued (PDF) by inventor Leigh Rothschild and his patent-holding company, Rothschild Connected Devices ...

24. Repros nabs new patent covering uterine disorder med Proellex; shares up 9%

Thinly traded nano cap Repros Therapeutics (RPRX +9.2%) jumps on a 6x surge in volume in response to its announcement that the USPTO has ...

25. The Importance of Patent Linkage

Under a patent linkage system, mechanisms are put in place to seek to ensure that patent-infringing drugs are unable to enter the market by receiving ...

26. Microsoft Patent Shows Windows Hello Iris Authentication, Potentially for Surface Phone

A patent published by the company shows plans to take authentication ... As we always point out with patents, there is a chance that Microsoft will ever ...

27. Oculus Looking To Patent A Standalone VR Glove Controller

Oculus is looking to patent a virtual reality (VR) glove controller with self-tracking capabilities, UploadVR reports, citing a recent filing with the United ...

28. Microsoft patents an advanced eye scanning system for potential use in future devices

According to Patently Mobile, Microsoft has patented an enhanced form of iris recognition that could go into future devices. In the patent filing, the ...

Patent News for Sunday 16th April 2017

4 new stories

Apr 16 2017

1. CRISPR Patent Battle: The Fight For Control Of Important Gene Editing Technique [VIDEO]

University of California Berkeley will take the CRISPR patent battle to the US Court of Appeals to reverse the decision of the US Patent and Trademark ...

2. UC Files Appeal For CRISPR Patent Ruling To Reinstate Interference For Technology [Video]

The University of California - Berkeley has filed an appeal for the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) ruling involving the CRISPR patent.

3. Daily Ratings & News for Marathon Patent Group Inc

Marathon Patent Group logo Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) announced its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported ...

4. MANN HUMMEL in Top 50 List for Number of Patents Filed in Germany

For the sixth straight year, MANN+ HUMMEL figured in the list of top 50 companies which filed patents in Germany. The automotive supplier, which is ...

Patent News for Saturday 15th April 2017

14 new stories

Apr 15 2017

1. Alpine Mount provides new look for antlers

ELKO – With a patent process pending and two shows under their belts, ... “It took us six years to get the patent pending and we wanted to show ...

2. iCar anyone? Apple receives patents for self-driving cars in California

Smartphone giant Apple had been secretly working on a self-driving car codenamed Project Titan for a number of years. The company never formally ...

3. Consumer Groups Ask Supreme Court to Hear Second Apple v. Samsung Patent Dispute

Consumer, digital rights, and privacy groups are asking the Supreme Court to re-examine a second Apple v. Samsung patent dispute, warning the ...

4. Defining Computer Related Inventions in a post-Alice World

No patent application or issued patent must be a blueprint, but it must direct one of skill in the technical area or science so that they could be able to ...

5. The Pioneers of Electricity: Top 10 Inventors of Electrical Technologies

During his life, Tesla earned 111 U.S. patents but unfortunately poor business acumen led him to miss out on the financial successes of other ...

6. Attorney Gouri G. Nair of Phoenix Suspended After Compromising Client Patent Award

PHOENIX – April 13, 2017 – Attorney Gouri G. Nair was suspended for 90 days after failing to timely file a Non-Provisional Patent application for her ...

7. SF group files suit in international patent squabble

The Electronic Frontier Foundation, which promotes free expression online, chose an Australian business management firm for its “Stupid Patent of the ...

8. 'Tech troll' sues EFF to silence 'Stupid Patent of the Month' blog. Now the EFF sues back

9. Marathon Patent Group Inc (MARA) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $1.47 EPS

Marathon Patent Group logo Marathon Patent Group Inc (NASDAQ:MARA) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday. The company reported ...

10. CrucialTech Gets Transparent Fingerprint Sensor Patent

With the new patent, according to the company, fingerprint readers can be embedded into a smartphone screen itself. As the patented technology ...

11. US Silica acquires patents for roofing systems

U.S. Silica, which is based in Frederick, announced this month that it acquired patents and intellectual rights to use cool roof granules for $18.7 million.

12. This Asics Gel Lyte 3 Comes Covered In A Navy Patent Leather Upper

Patent leather sneakers anyone? I'm not talking about a sneaker with a bit of patent leather hits on the upper to give it some nice pop, I'm talking about ...

13. Fed. Circ. Backs Apple's Texas Jury Win On Ex-Nokia Patent

Law360, New York (April 14, 2017, 8:46 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Friday let stand an Eastern District of Texas jury verdict that cleared Apple ...

14. Marathon Patent Group (MARA) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

Marathon Patent Group logo News coverage about Marathon Patent Group (NASDAQ:MARA) has been trending positive on Saturday, AlphaOne ...