Patent News for Friday 1st October 2021

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Oct 01st 2021

1. UK headquartered N4 Pharma granted European patent for cancer treatment and vaccine ...

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The treatment from the UK headquartered company already has patents accepted in Australia and Japan, with further patents in progress in China for Nuvec.

2. US House approves bill to take on biosimilar 'patent dance' - BioProcess International

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According to the text, the bill “limits in certain instances the number of patents that the manufacturer of a biologic drug can assert in a lawsuit against ...

3. Outdoor gear entrepreneur granted patents for his startup's products - BizWest

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Online and print versions of all Bizwest publications PLUS premium access to BizWest Datastore for one year. $300 per year. One year subscription includes: 1 ...

4. Outdoor gear entrepreneur granted patents for his startup's products - BusinessDen

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TERMS OF SERVICE: ALL MEMBERSHIPS RENEW AUTOMATICALLY. YOU WILL BE CHARGED FOR A 1 YEAR MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL AT THE RATE IN EFFECT AT THAT TIME UNLESS YOU ...

5. Nikola's ridiculous $2 billion Tesla Semi lawsuit might go away in a few days - Electrek

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As we previously reported, Nikola alleged that Tesla's electric truck design infringes on its existing patents. Specifically, a series of three design ...

6. Viettel receives two more exclusive patents in US | Sci-Tech | Vietnam (VietnamPlus)

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The military-run telecom provider Viettel announced on September 30 that it has received two more exclusive patents in the US for its two new inventions which ...

7. Cirrus Logic Appoints Marvell Technology's Raghib Hussain to Board of Directors - Yahoo Finance

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Hussain, who holds more than 40 patents in the fields of networking and security, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in computer systems engineering from ...

8. Nintendo Filed Patents for Image Upscaling and Quick Resume-Like Feature - GamingBolt

Domain: gamingbolt.com | Companies: Nintendo

According to patents filed as far back as March 2020, the company is looking into, “A computer system is provided for converting images through use of a ...

9. The U.S. Can Lower Drug Prices Without Sacrificing Innovation - Harvard Business Review

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Currently, the majority of new patents filed by large pharmaceutical companies are modifications of drugs already on the market.

10. Bristol-Myers Sues Alembic to Block Generic Versions of Sprycel - Bloomberg Law

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Bristol-Myers is seeking court order blocking copies until patents have expired and cash compensation if copies are made before then, according to complaint ...

11. Who is Rodney Joffe, 'Tech Executive-1' in Durham indictment? - New York Post

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... is an expert in detecting malware and holds 10 patents. Rodney Joffe is the person referred to as “Tech Executive-1” in Sussman's indictment for ...

12. Can Radio Benefit From An Open Source Society?

Domain: radioink.com | Companies: Tesla

Their patents are free to use if you do not enforce any right against Tesla or enforce another patent right against another party or if one does not oppose ...

13. A patent decision against Apple could ban the sale of iPhones and iPads in the UK - Texas ...

Domain: texasnewstoday.com | Companies: Apple

Apple has been convicted in the UK High Court for infringing on the patents of its Texas-based technology-owning company, Optis. Expensive license agreement ...

14. Vaccine patents as barriers to healthcare - The Stute

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This motion cited previous agreements under the Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) that address pharmaceutical patents in ...

15. Strarsopheric aircraft developer HAPSMobile acquires Loon patents

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One of the parent companies of stratospheric aircraft developer HAPSMobile, SoftBank has acquired the patents for the technology developed by Google's ...

16. Covid-19: One year since call for vaccine tech to be shared | Amnesty International UK

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Last October, India and South Africa requested a waiver that would prevent countries from granting or enforcing patents and other specific intellectual ...

17. England and Wales High Court (Patents Court) Decisions - BAILII

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18. Thaler v The Comptroller-General of Patents, Designs And Trade Marks [2020] EWHC ... - BAILII

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19. Keyless patents privacy-focused, cross-platform biometric authentication method

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Keyless patents privacy-focused, cross-platform biometric authentication method. Oct 1, 2021 | Alessandro Mascellino. Categories Biometric R&D | Biometrics News ...

20. COVID-19 in NC: Patient count dips below 2,900, fewer than 5K new cases again | CBS 17

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RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — The number of COVID-19 patents in hospitals across North Carolina continues to drop. The state Department of Health and Human ...

21. SoftBank buys 200 patents from Alphabet's Loon for its pseudo-satellite | News | Flight Global

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SoftBank, the parent company of HAPSMobile, has acquired approximately 200 patents and patents pending for high-altitude platforms from stratospheric ...

22. Indore: Ready to share 1,700 patents with MSMEs in state: DRDO chief - Free Press Journal

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The event was also attended by MSME Minister OP Saklecha, MP Shankar Lalwani and Industry Commissioner P. Narhari. Reddy said that DRDO had 1,700 patents, which ...

23. Data indicates Albright is less patentee-friendly than Gilstrap - IAM Media

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But this is largely because a high number of biotech and pharmaceutical related patents are litigated there and cover technologies in which patentees are ...

24. Your USPTO: Ex parte, Explained - Inventors Digest

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More information about ex parte appeals is available at uspto.gov/patents/ptab/appeals. What's Next. PTAB Inventor Hour Webinars: These Thursday events are for ...

25. Let's Not Forget Utility Model Patents | New Jersey Law Journal

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Benefits of utility models are that they generally issue very quickly, and, in many countries, can be filed in parallel with conventional invention patents, ...

26. The Shifting Landscape of Patent Assignments | New Jersey Law Journal

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Accordingly, in the absence of a present binding agreement that related to the patents at hand, the CAFC agreed with the decision of the district court that ...

27. Ind. Shareholders Only Eligible For Partial Tax Exemption - Law360

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The department ruled that the taxpayer's reliance on the same Excel sheet and other documents for the additional patents was misplaced.

28. Albright Won't Let Google, YouTube Escape From Patent Suit - Law360

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Therefore, Google and YouTube argued that if the first two patents are invalidated, the patent-in-suit cannot be enforced. A terminal disclaimer typically ...

29. Xiaomi Fights Philips 3G, 4G Standard-Essential Patent Suit - Law360

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The patents-in-suit are European patents (UK) Nos. 1 440 525; 1 479 258; 1 623 511; and 1815 647. Phillips is represented by Mark Vanhegan QC, Adam Gamsa of ...

30. Kickstart: Showing off for Manufacturing Day | Plastics News

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"I don't have any patents or inventions. "I kind of contributed to the industry in a different way: Making the public aware of the industry, getting the ...

31. CAR Coalition Launches Multi-Million Dollar Right to Repair Campaign - Ratchet Wrench

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“Consumers and small businesses lose when 15-year design patents keep independent manufacturers from offering safe, quality, and affordable aftermarket ...

32. Yanzhong Beverage cuts IP financing deal over trademark - SHINE News - Shanghai Daily

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The types of IP that can be pledged include patents, utility model patents, trademarks, drug certificates and copyrights, according to the administration.

33. Vietnam telecom provider Viettel receives two more exclusive patents in US | The Star

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As of the end of August this year, Viettel had a total of 339 domestic patent applications and 49 others in the US. Of which, it had received 44 patents in ...

34. Google hands SoftBank patents from failed balloon moonshot | The Star

Domain: thestar.com.my | Companies: Alphabet, Google

Alphabet has transfered about 200 patents from its Loon project to the telecoms unit of SoftBank Group Corp, the Japanese company said in a statement on ...

35. Judge shelves Nikola's $2 billion patent lawsuit against Tesla - The Verge

Domain: theverge.com | Companies: Tesla

In the original complaint filed in March 2018, Nikola accused Tesla of infringing on patents the startup had filed for its hydrogen-powered big rig.

36. ChromaDex Comments on Jury Award Against Elysium Health and Reiterates Plans for Growth

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... NR in the form of Niagen® and has secured or licensed over 40 patents relating to Niagen® and other NAD precursors, with more than 60 patents pending.

37. Newly published Nintendo patents show plans for DLSS-style AI upscaling - Video Games Chronicle

Domain: videogameschronicle.com | Companies: Nintendo

The patents, which were originally filed in March 2020 but were published on Thursday, detail “systems and methods for machine learned image conversion”.

38. Patents on drugs are much too expensive for the benefit we get | WAMC

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I am talking about the incredibly expensive way our economic system encourages innovation: government monopolies through patents and copyright. (I plan on ...