Patent News for Friday 16th July 2021

27 new stories

Jul 16th 2021

1. Cisco Files VoIP Patent Complaint Against Estech

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... Inc. filed suit against Estech Systems Inc. for the willful infringement of three of its patents relating to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) on Thursday.

2. Micro Focus Agrees To Pay $67.5 Mln To Settle Patent Litigation With Wapp Tech

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As per the settlement, the Company has been granted a fully paid-up, worldwide, irrevocable licence for the patents asserted by Wapp for current and ...

3. New Partnership Between UKISS and TOOL Global to Revolutionize the Digital Security Industry in ...

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Their technology has also been granted patents in most major markets including China, the United States, Europe, Asia, and India. Their clients ...

4. Case: Patents & Trade Secrets/Pleadings (ND Cal.)

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Case: Patents & Trade Secrets/Pleadings (N.D. Cal.) ... A federal district court in California granted in part and denied in part various venture capital firms' ...

5. WWE, fuboTV Seek Stay of Sito Mobile Patent Infringement Suit

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World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. and fuboTV are seeking to hit pause on Sito Mobile's claims that they are infringing patents that ensure smooth ...

6. Judge Cuts Two Abstract Patents Loose From IBM, Zillow Dispute

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Two IBM Corp. patents on map-making technology cover abstract ideas and are invalid, a Washington state federal judge said in a win for Zillow Inc.

7. Patent Office Policies Drive Interest in Old Litigation Playbook

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Unified Patents, a membership organization that challenges patents at the patent office, both in inter partes review and reexam, has separately ...

8. Roku Asks Court to Rule Ad Platform Doesn't Infringe Patents

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Roku asked a Delaware federal court for a judgment that its OneView advertising platform products and services don't infringe nine patents owned by ...

9. A gender gap has resulted in fewer women's health inventions, but it's narrowing

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Women's patents had a greater likelihood of addressing health issues that affect more women, like breast cancer, postpartum preeclampsia or ...

10. CAFC reiterates that patents do not need to prove their case at the plea stage in partially reversing ...

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In its answer, Sony asserted noninfringement of the alleged patents and argued that “the Complaint fails to identify legitimate theories for how the ...

11. Access to anti-covid vaccines: research, development and role of patents.

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Access to anti-covid vaccines: research, development and role of patents. ... Recenti Prog Med. 2021 Jul-Aug;112(7):499-503. doi: 10.1701/3638.36184.

12. Exro unveils new application for Coil Driver motor controller: optimizing charging and V2G

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Exro has filed a new family of patents for this use case. The recent patent filings raise Exro's combined held and submitted patent portfolio to 36.

13. Purdue nabbed 175 US utility patents in 2020, sixth most among colleges worldwide

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Through the Purdue Research Foundation, the school earned 175 patents, ranking it behind only the University of California, Massachusetts Institute of ...

14. Determining When a Patent Portfolio is Standard-Essential: A Probabilistic Approach

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Several studies exist that have tried to estimate the essentiality of patents that are declared as potentially essential to industry standards. For example, a ...

15. Novartis' Expert Accuses Rival's Atty Of Gaslighting In IP Trial

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Plexxikon's patents cover molecular compounds that use the same mechanism of action as Plexxikon's rival cancer treatment drug Zelboraf, according to ...

16. Good Earth signs license agreement – Joins Lynk Labs licensing program

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This includes patents covering LED technology such as User Selectable-CCT or Brightness, Color Tuning, Warm-Dimming, Smart Lighting, Controls, ...

17. Patents and standards

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Well-known examples are the GSM, GPRS, UMTS or LTE telecommunications standards administered by the European Telecommunications Standards ...

18. Latest Legal Update Express [Intellectual Property] | :The Hong Kong Advantage | Global IP Legal ...

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... into the law; (2) The protection period of design patent sis extended to 15 years; (3) A domestic priority system for design patents is provided for.

19. How to protect software with intellectual property rights — the basics

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Patents protect the technical ideas that underpin the way software works. The catch is that patents are more difficult and costly to obtain than other IP ...

20. Ticagrelor Beneficial for Moderate Stroke: New THALES Analysis

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... patients have shown benefits of clopidogrel plus aspirin for patents with minor stroke (National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale [NIHSS] score, 0–3).

21. Australia: Federal Court decision resets expectations for patent term extensions

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Under the Patents Act 1990 (Cth) (the Act), the 20 year patent term of some standard pharmaceutical patents can be extended by up to five years if the ...

22. Ford patents charging electric cars by towing them

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Vehicles could be charged at all times when being towed, or when the tow vehicle is braking or going downhill, putting less extra load on the tow ...

23. AIA § 3(n) Effective Filing Date Provisions Part I: A Look at PGR Eligibility

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Patent drafters should beware that they may unintentionally subject transition applications and patents issuing from them to AIA provisions, such as ...

24. Still No Need to Prove an Infringement Case at the Pleading Stage

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This case initially involved a number of asserted patents, and the infringement claims of all but one were dismissed by the lower court for failure to state a ...

25. Wine & mansion tour part of Beaver Falls CDC fundraiser

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Stephen Moltrup, founder of Moltrup Steel in Beaver Falls, built the house for his family around 1912 with monies from his patents. He made major ...

26. Sony patents PS5 online tournament system

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Sony patents PS5 online tournament system ... With the rising popularity of eSports each year, online gaming tournaments are nothing new and the format ...

27. FRONT MATTER | The Case for Patents

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The Case for Patents, pp. i-xx (2021) No Access. FRONT MATTER. https://doi.org/10.1142/9789811225666_fmatterCited by:0. Next. About. Figures ...