Patent News for Friday 23rd July 2021

25 new stories

Jul 23rd 2021

1. Samsung Electronics Strikes Back at Solas OLED in a Patent Dispute

Domain: businesskorea.co.kr | Companies: Samsung

The PTAB ruled that the three patents (9256311, 6072450, 7446338) of Solas OLED were all just combinations of existing prior technologies.

2. Legislation roundup: Pharma patents, AI medical software and patent pledges

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Legislation roundup: Pharma patents, AI medical software and patent pledges. Jul 23, 2021. An early resolution mechanism is in place for ...

3. Consider compulsory license for Covid-19 vaccine, laws for IP financing, piracy: Panel to govt

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It said: “The government should delve into the prospect of temporarily wavering patents rights and issuing Compulsory Licensing to tackle the ...

4. Novartis to pay nearly $178M in lawsuit over BRAF drug — and will be on the hook for royalty

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Patents were filed as early as 2005. Novartis and GSK carried out a swap of its vaccine and cancer drugs back in 2015. GSK paid $5.25 billion to ...

5. Facebook Receives Patent Complaint Over Oculus VR Technology

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Several of the five asserted patents recite among other things, “specifically configured head-mounted tracking systems and methods of use that are ...

6. City or country: where the centers of innovation are

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Patents are an indicator of innovative strength. Together with the OECD, the Bertelsmann Stiftung has evaluated patent applications over 19 years in ...

7. Despite COVID, UArizona Reports Strong Year for Innovation and Commercialization

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TLA also executed 124 licenses and options for university inventions (29 more than the previous fiscal year), filed 391 patents (44 more than the ...

8. Mexican Architect Miguel Ángel Aragonés Patents Construction System with "Intelligent ...

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However, "Casa PI" seeks to start from scratch by serving as a pavilion that shows the advances of this specific moment in history by offering a "piece of ...

9. Judge Orders Novartis to Cough Up $178 Million to Plexxikon Over Patent Infringements

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The patents owned by Plexxikon are for compounds that reduce cancer cell growth and were initially developed in 2005. The company's inventions ...

10. This Could Be The Next Electric Vehicle From China's Human Horizons

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There is no word on when the car depicted in these patents could launch, but it will likely be previewed with a concept before hitting the market.

11. Novartis on the hook for $178M after losing Tafinlar patent fight with Daiichi's Plexxikon business

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A Northern California jury ruled in favor of Daiichi Sankyo's Plexxikon Inc., finding that Novartis infringed on two patents for a skin cancer drug. The jury ...

12. Sisvel ties-up Oppo deal after multi-jurisdictional patent dispute settles

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While the Japanese company is the original inventor of its patents, the patents held by Sisvel originate from LGE, Blackberry, Nokia, Orange and the ...

13. CAFC Reverses PTAB Obviousness Finding, Clarifying Concepts of 'Teaching Away' and ...

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Specifically, Chemours's patents relate to a polymer with unique properties such that it can be formed at high extrusion speeds while still producing a ...

14. Amgen Denied Petition To Rehear Enablement Requirements For Biotech Patents

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On June 21, 2021 the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ( CAFC) denied a petition filed by Amgen, Inc., (Amgen) to rehear enablement ...

15. UK Litigation Roundup: Here's What You Missed In London

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U.S. cigarette and tobacco manufacturing company Philip Morris Products SA filed a patents and registered designs claim on July 20 against British ...

16. News July 2021 fr AFD China

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The relevant drug patents covered by this early resolution mechanism of drug patent disputes include: patents for compounds of active ingredients of ...

17. Two Patents Cannot Be Granted For One Invention- One for Genus and The Other for Species ...

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Thus, for a patentee to enjoy protection, the rights must be within the four corners of the statute, i.e., the Patents Act, and there are no rights ...

18. Sabinsa hits IP milestone of more than 300 patents

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The company said its patents cover familiar and successful ingredients such as its LactoSpore Bacillus coagulans probiotic, its Curcumin C3 Complex ...

19. Week Ahead in Intellectual Property: July 26, 2021

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Verizon has argued that its technology doesn't function in the same way as the patents, and convinced the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to invalidate ...

20. 10 Steps The Biden-Harris Administration Should Take To Bring Equity To Our Patent System

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The proliferation of low-quality patents harms people in a range of different ways, including driving up prescription drug costs. The administration could ...

21. Patent for improved biodiesel extraction process

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The patents holders were felicitated by honorary secretary of Sultan-Uloom Education Society Zafar Javeed and MJCET registrar K.V. Narshima Rao.

22. Bharat Biotech has committed to supply 50 cr vaccine doses to Govt: Suchitra Ella

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“The company has thus far filed 433 patents and has 145 active patents, and will continue to play a role in meeting the vaccine requirements,” she said ...

23. Compulsory licensing mooted to meet scarcity of Covid vaccines, medicines

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“Generic production in large quantities without any obligation of patents would help in removal of supply constraints in availability of affordable drugs, ...

24. Judge rejects Wisk Aero's effort to block rival air taxi startup Archer from using 'stolen' patents

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Judge rejects Wisk Aero's effort to block rival air taxi startup Archer from using 'stolen' patents. Silicon Valley's first 'flying car' legal drama is heating up.

25. Tencent-owned game dev agrees multi-suit settlement with rival

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Broadly, the patents-in-suit cover systems and methods for controlling and presenting games to users on a computer or mobile device. In the first ...