Patent News for Thursday 29th July 2021

34 new stories

Jul 29th 2021

1. Cavitation Technologies, Inc. (CVAT) Significantly Expands Patent Portfolio

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With more than 40 issued patents, CTI systems and processes address the current marketplace requirements for the edible oil industry, renewable fuel ...

2. Wireless Charging for Wearables and Beyond: NuCurrent Advances NFC Wireless Charging ...

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Based on industry-leading wireless power expertise and complimentary technology, including over 180 patents granted or pending, the NuEva NFC ...

3. Kane Biotech Receives Decisions to Grant for Two European Patents Providing Broad Protection of ...

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“These patents are important additions to the existing portfolio covering Kane's coactiv+™ technology platform,” said Gordon Guay, the company's ...

4. Philip Morris USA halts US expansion of heat-not-burn traditional cigarettes

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The patents were issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark office between November 2012 and December 2019. An additional two patents are involved ...

5. Volpara Health Receives FDA Clearance for Next-Generation Breast Density Algorithm and ...

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Volpara's technology is protected by 98 patents worldwide and is validated by more than 375 peer-reviewed publications and research abstracts.

6. Organovo Sues Rival Cellink for Bio-Printing Patent Royalties

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Organovo , a leader in 3D bio-printing, said certain of the Swedish startup Cellink 's bio-printers infringe patents for the technology, whose printed ...

7. Inventor Loses Suit Over Regulations on Hundreds of Patents

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Court said PTO rightfully dismissed untimely petitions · Opinion is the latest in decadeslong fight for 400 patents.

8. Magseis Loses Bid to Revive Patents in Dispute With Seabed

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“Substantial evidence supports the fact findings underlying the board's holding that” the challenged claims of the patents in a Texas federal court ...

9. Patents and Drug Availability

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Patents and Drug Availability ... Amarin Pharma, Inc. v. Hikma Pharmaceuticals USA Inc., Docket No. 21-02024 (Fed. Cir. 2021) is up on appeal again.

10. Canon Patents 'Clip-On' Smartphone Camera with Magnetic Lenses

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Canon has filed a patent for a new “image pickup-up device and adjustment mechanism” that appears to be a high-powered clip-on-style telephoto ...

11. Apple Has the Most Powerful Patent Portfolio in Consumer Electronics

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Rather, these are patents that issued under Apple's name or the names of its subsidiaries, and so are largely the results of internal research efforts. Even ...

12. Patent Power

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Now consider the resonance of those patents: how many other people cited them, how diverse the patent portfolio was, and how that diversity helped ...

13. The Death of Business-Method Patents

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(No joke—the patents were actually issued, in 1995 and 2002.) By covering almost any conceivable activity, the patent system was threatening to crush ...

14. The Troubled Life of Patent No. 6456841

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The agreements granted RPX the 500-plus patents and “all of the issued and outstanding membership interests” in Altitude Capital. In a written ...

15. Do you know the way to San Jose? The US Patent and Trademark Office certainly does.

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Indeed, the Capital of Silicon Valley ranks No. 1 in assigned patents among all California cities. Between July 1, 2020 and June 1, 2021 — the most ...

16. Global AI in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Report 2021: AI and Cognitive ...

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3.1 Global AI Patents ... 3.5 Machine Learning Patents by Leading Companies. 3.6 Global ... 3.9 Cognitive Computing Patents by Leading Countries.

17. Taiwan 1H21 patent applications increase 3.86% on year

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For invention patents, in particular, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) led Taiwan-based applicants in the number of such patents ...

18. IP at the heart of new innovation strategy

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The IPO is the official UK government body responsible for intellectual property ( IP ) rights including patents, designs, trade marks and copyright. It ...

19. Delhi High Court ruling against AstraZeneca could spell trouble for pharma innovators

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This molecule is protected by two patents: IN '147, a genus patent claiming a Markush structure that covers millions of potential compounds including ...

20. DABUS Gets Its First Patent in South Africa Under Formalities Examination

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A full list of the team's other cases and patents is available at the Artificial Inventor Project. Professor Adrian Hilton, Director of the Institute for People- ...

21. Patent Filings Roundup: Mystery NPEs File New Suits on Old IV Assets; PTAB Discretionarily ...

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Those challenges included a slew against Centripetal Networks and Stratosaudio patents, as well as a number of memory authentication district court ...

22. Even Judges Have a Boss: PTAB Must Sufficiently Articulate its Obviousness Reasoning

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The challenged claims of the patents recite that the polymer has a specific melt flow range of about 30+/- g/10 mins. The polymer's melt flow range ...

23. Software Patents: A Competitive Advantage in a Changing World

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Patents (and other forms of intellectual property) are assets. Securing a patent can restrict other businesses from using a software and provide ...

24. NOAC developers show mixed results in 1st half-year

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... future sales performance as domestic pharmaceutical companies have avoided patents to make generic drugs of the two original NOAC medicines.

25. In Praising O'Malley, Attys Call For District Judge To Fill Seat

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In addition, Reines said that a background in handling patent litigation made Judge O'Malley aware of the ways patents can be undermined in court.

26. DraftKings, FanDuel Hit With More App Patent Claims In NJ

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In amended complaints filed Wednesday, the Redwood City, California-based WinView added two new patents to lawsuits filed earlier in July, for a ...

27. John Ignatius Alioto

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John was an inventor with 5 patents to his credit, a scientist, businessman, historian, author, poet, a Charles Krug board member, a coffee shop ...

28. PTE start date for pharmaceutical companies based on patentee's own product says court

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The Patents Act 1990 (Cth) (Patents Act) [i] allows a patent term for a pharmaceutical patent to be extended for up to an additional five years. The basis ...

29. Sanyou IP news -July 2021

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... Regulations on Several Issues Concerning the Application of Law in the Trial of Civil Cases Concerning Disputes involving Patents relating to Drugs ...

30. United States: New From China: Light Administrative Injunctions Now Available For Patents ...

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United States: New From China: Light Administrative Injunctions Now Available For Patents, Designs, And Copyrights. 29 July 2021. by Paolo ...

31. A Reminder to Patentees Suing for Infringement: Your Allegations Must be Sufficient to Show ...

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As to one of the patents (the '540 patent), the court found that plaintiff's allegations were “inconsistent” with its infringement theory, and actually stated ...

32. Apple updates a string of major patents covering Spatial Audio, HMD Eye-Tracking, Optical ...

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Patently Apple has covered a number of spatial audio patents from Apple since 2020 (01, 02, 03, 04 and more) covering it's use in AirPods Pro, in a ...

33. PHA maker Danimer buying Novomer to expand bioplastics offerings

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... an extensive intellectual property portfolio with more than 100 issued patents and 140 patents pending. Novomer has approximately 20 employees.

34. Danimer Scientific Scoops Up Novomer

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Novomer also has more than 100 issued patents and over 140 patents pending. Driving the acquisition is Danimer's belief that Novomer's p(3HP) is ...