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IP In The News Archives

Egyptian Patents Climb to 100 in 2017 - December 29, 2017

Apple Patents Navigation System for Self-Driving Cars - December 22, 2017

Ban on Vulgar, Sexually Explicit Trademarks Unconstitutional - December 15, 2017

Carmakers Want Silicon Valley’s Tech Without Its Patent Wars - December 7, 2017

PTO Director Andrei Iancu - November 28, 2017

When Universities Patent Their Research - November 20, 2017

Specific Intent to Induce Patent Infringement Inferred from Pharmaceutical Label - November 17, 2017

Will SCOTUS Uphold The System To Challenge Bad Patents? - November 9, 2017

Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Sharing ‘Unprecedented Access’ to Chip Code With Intel - November 2, 2017

The Long, Strange History of People Filing Flying Saucer Patents - October 27, 2017

Apple Hit With $440M in Damages in VirnetX Patent Lawsuit - October 16, 2017

SIPO Releases New Administrative Measures for the Prioritised Examination of Patents - October 16, 2017

Waymo vs. Uber Trial Date Postponed to December - October 3, 2017

AbbVie, Amgen Settle Humira Patent Fight -- WSJ - September 29, 2017

Native American Tribe Moves to Dismiss Allergan Patent Case - September 22, 2017

‘Monkey Selfie’ Lawsuit Finally Settled After Two Years and a Banana Boat Full of Puns - September 12, 2017

Apple Lawsuits Against Qualcomm Can Proceed, U.S. Judge Rules - September 8, 2017

Israeli Patent Applications Rose 25% in 2016 - September 4, 2017

General Mills Loses Bid to Trademark Yellow Color on Cheerios Box - August 24, 2017

Costco Made $3.7 Million Selling ‘Tiffany’ Rings. Now it Must Pay $19 Million to the Real Tiffany - August 15, 2017

Double Checking Patents Puts Exploitative Trolls on Notice - August 10, 2017

CRISPR Patent Battle in Europe Takes a ‘Wild’ Twist With Surprising Player - August 4, 2017

Apple Must Pay $506M For Infringing University’s Patent - July 26, 2017

Qualcomm Opens European Front in Patent War With Apple - July 19, 2017

Amazon Web Services Drops Controversial Patent Clause From Standard User Agreement - July 13, 2017

State Department Concocting “Fake” Intellectual Property “Twitter Feud” - July 6, 2017

Canada's Top Court Hands Patent Win to Pharmaceutical Companies - June 30, 2017

The Bipartisan Stronger Patents Act Will Protect America's Perpetual Motion Machine: Innovation - June 21, 2017

Supreme Court Turns Guns on Patent Office's Post-Grant Proceedings - June 13, 2017

Essential Accused of Trademark Infringement by Accessory Maker Spigen - June 3, 2017

Supreme Court Rules Patent Laws Can’t Be Used to Prevent Reselling - May 30, 2017

Supreme Court Reverses Federal Circuit on Venue for Patent Infringement Suits - May 26, 2017

The Defend Trade Secrets Act and Inevitable Disclosure - May 17, 2017

Patent Owner Comments Can Narrow Scope of Patents, Says Federal Circuit - May 12, 2017

Arista infringed on two original Cisco patents, ITC Finds - May 4, 2017

Pleas Weak, Qualms Are Heavy: Eminem Copyright Case Plays Out in New Zealand Court - May 1, 2017

Mean Jeans: Nike Gets First Denim Patent - April 21, 2017

‘Charging Bull’ vs. ‘Fearless Girl’ - April 13, 2017

Judge Threatens Injunction if Uber Doesn’t Work Harder to Find Stolen Google Waymo Docs - April 6, 2017

Align Technology, ClearCorrect Trade Blows in Patent Spat - March 31, 2017

Google’s Intellectual Property Lawsuit Could Be Detrimental For Uber, Otto - March 16, 2017

Laughable Moments: When Trademark Holders are Overprotective - March 5, 2017

U.S. Withdrawal from TPP Impact on Intellectual Property - March 3, 2017

Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands Copyright Suit: A Fashion Primer - February 27, 2017

It’s a Good Idea to Actually Own the Patents You Sue On - February 24, 2017

Harvard and M.I.T. Scientists Win Gene-Editing Patent Fight - February 15, 2017

Changes to the Northern District of California Patent Local Rules - February 9, 2017

Facebook Must Pay $500M in Intellectual Property Case - February 2, 2017

Intellectual Property in the Energy Sector - January 26, 2017

FTC and DOJ Update Antitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property - January 18, 2017

Intellectual Property Cases to Watch in 2017 - January 12, 2017

How Not To Do Copyright Law - April 15, 2016