Patent News for Friday 2nd July 2021

29 new stories

Jul 02nd 2021

1. Local firms got voluntary license for more drugs during pandemic


India's Patents Act of 2005 provides for the issue of CL in a public health emergency. But the country has so far issued only one CL -- to Natco Pharma ...

2. Coronavirus vaccination reopens complex debate on drug patents


Last May, 62 countries supported a revision of the October 2020 proposal by India and South Africa to abolish patents on coronavirus vaccines, and ...

3. Vivo Patents Smartphone With Detachable Drone-Like Flying Camera Module


Some patents don't amount to anything, and this could also see the same fate, and even if it does become a reality, expect a very long wait. We discuss ...

4. Xiaomi Patents Clamshell-Like Foldable Phone Design, Similar to Galaxy Z Flip Series


Xiaomi Patents Clamshell-Like Foldable Phone Design, Similar to Galaxy Z Flip Series. Xiaomi's foldable phone may have no secondary small screen.

5. Case: Patents/Obviousness & Indefiniteness (Fed. Cir.)


Case: Patents/Obviousness & Indefiniteness (Fed. Cir.) ... The Federal Circuit affirmed in part and reversed in part the decision of the Patent Trial and ...

6. Optomec obtained new patents for precise 3D printing of aerosol jet technology


Optomec, a manufacturer of industrial 3D printers, has been awarded a number of new patents covering the use of Aerosol Jet 3D printing technology ...

7. Vivo patents a smartphone with a drone inside


Vivo patents a smartphone with a drone inside. TIMESOFINDIA.COM | Updated: Jul 2, 2021, 19:02 IST. BBK-owned consumer technology brand Vivo ...

8. Huawei Patents Foldable Phone Design That Hides Camera Bump

Domain: | Companies: Huawei

Huawei Patents Foldable Phone Design That Hides Camera Bump · The new Huawei foldable will have a cutout that will house the camera bump · This ...

9. Indian Motorcycle Patents Reveal New Radar-Powered Safety System


Highlights · Indian patents show next-generation rider safety system · Cornering lights, radar-powered warning systems and more · As many as 21 sensors ...

10. Truck Talk: Autonomous patent edition


This week, we look at how technology patents suggest possible winners and also-rans in the autonomous trucking race to commercialization.

11. China's top filing firms enjoy huge growth, but those in Japan and Korea stall


The data does not differentiate between different kinds of patent so includes utility models and design patents, as well as invention patents.

12. Apple Watch faces potential ban in the US for alleged patent infringement

Domain: | Companies: Apple

These patents are for devices that measure oxygen levels in the blood by transmitting light through the body. Masimo says that the patented technology ...

13. Ward, Smith & Hill Listed Among Top IP Firms in 2021 International Legal Guide

Domain: | Companies: Samsung

... Samsung Display Company Ltd. willfully infringed on screen display patents in Samsung Galaxy phones. Longview, Texas-based Ward, Smith & Hill ...

14. Australia: Launch of the patent box regime and guidance on intangible arrangements


The regime will apply from July 1 2022 to income derived from Australian medical and biotech patents. The government also said it would consider ...

15. MarkIt to Market® - June 2021: Watching the Pot™


A PDF version of the puzzle is available here. crossword puzzle grid. ACROSS. 2 This agency (abbrev.) registers trademarks and patents. 4 In 2018, the ...

16. Fed. Circ. Forecast: Kite Takes Aim At Juno's $1.2B IP Win


A California federal judge threw out Barbaro Technologies LLC's patents in an Alice ruling that held the patent only covered an abstract concept and ...

17. Teva Sues Generics To Protect Huntington's Disease Drug


The suits came in response to efforts from Lupin and Aurobindo to secure marketing authorization for generic drugs Teva says infringe on patents it ...

18. 12 solicitors named SC


The latest batch of 12 solicitors join their 17 predecessors who were granted patents of precedence in 2020. Mark McDermott reports. Law Society ...

19. Extensions of time: Is the Patent Office more diligent than a Patent Attorney?


Under Reg 5.9, the Commissioner of Patents has discretion to allow the extension of time to serve evidence in the opposition, provided they are satisfied ...

20. Return to Sender: When Courts of Appeals Disagree on Which One Has Jurisdiction


Walker Process monopolization claims are antitrust—not patent—claims based on the enforcement of patents procured by fraud. In Chandler, the ...

21. The Unified Patent Court


For the court to start its work, the UPCA must be ratified by 13 EU states, including three contracting states with the most European patents in force, ...

22. Balancing liberal pragmatism and literal absurdity - the Federal Court of Australia attempts to ...


On Judicial Review, Beach J's ruling in Ono Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd v Commissioner of Patents[2] partially clarifies the requirements for Patent Term ...

23. Supreme Court Allows Inventors to Challenge Their Own Patents


Assignor estoppel is a doctrine of U.S. patent law that bars the assignor of patent rights from later attacking the patent's validity because the assignment ...

24. The Russian Supreme Court upholds the Order of the Russian Government on the compulsory ...


... Government on the compulsory licensing of Gilead's Covid-19 patents ... allowed the Russian company Pharmasintez to use certain Gilead patents ...

25. Leading patent data platform IFI CLAIMS joins Digital Science


IFI CLAIMS provides 137 million patents to Dimensions and is the data source behind the patent facet in the Altmetric donut. This next phase of Digital ...

26. Ward, Smith & Hill Listed Among Top IP Firms in 2021 International Legal Guide

Domain: | Companies: Apple

... as local counsel on a trial team that secured a $502.8 million patent infringement win against tech giant Apple Inc. for infringing on VirnetX's patents.

27. Indian Evolves Adaptive Cruise Control Systems In Latest Patent


The pair of U.S. patents position the front-facing radar just below the headlight, a common location for today's adaptive cruise control tourers. However ...

28. Vivo patents a smartphone with a camera mini drone inside


As many patents usually are, the idea is simple, but its implementation will surely become the stuff of engineering and manufacturing legend if ...

29. Indian Motorcycle is lighting the way with their cornering & radar light patents


New rider technology could be on the way with Indian Motorcycle, as filed patents show their latest cornering, radar and rider-assisting ideas. By Alex ...