The disclosure in parent and priority applications should be included in any subsequent applications to claim priority.
An unexpected notification issued by the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) of India in recent weeks caused an uproar among trademark owners in that country.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Les praticiens en brevet sont souvent frustrés par l'Office européen des brevets, à cause de différences fondamentales importantes entre le droit des brevets nord-américain et celui européen.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Court has struck a claim for "[a]n Order refusing the Application No. 1,645,153, for registration of the trademark BELLA", because the application is still outstanding before the Registrar.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
C'est à tout le moins la position défendue par Getty Images, Inc. (Getty), influente agence de photographie américaine qui représente plus 200 000 photojournalistes.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
On 23 March 2016, European Union Trade Mark Regulation (EU) 2015/2424 came into force. The new Regulation amends Community Trade Mark Regulation 207/2009/EC ..
Branding, customer data, technology such as software, mobile applications, etc., form an integral part of the intellectual property (IP) portfolio of any start-up company.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Delhi High Court has ruled in favor of the Plaintiffs, Cartier International AG and Others by awarding punitive damages of Rs. 10,000,000 (151000 $ Approx.) in the Plaintiffs' favor.
Phukubje Pierce Masithela Attorneys
In this video, Manyani Maseko discusses the ANC bathing suit copyright faux pas on ANN7.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Here we go again: The United States Supreme Court today decided to review two more intellectual property cases.
Foley & Lardner
The U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware accepted Merck's arguments that method of treatment patents asserted by BMS against its Keytruda product...
The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in its first appeal from a decision by the PTAB in an inter partes review proceeding under the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act of 2011.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
The U.S. House overwhelmingly passed the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA) on April 27, 2016, about two weeks after the same bill received unanimous support in the Senate.
Foley Hoag LLP
A district court litigation has lots of moving parts all by itself. But add in an IPR and then an ITC Section 337 investigation, and it can become more than the parties can handle.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
Many architects and architectural firms fail to take even the simple steps available to them to secure and enforce the valuable intellectual property rights they own in architectural works.
What are the dates to which prior art must adhere, in examination of claims in a continuation-in-part (CIP) nonprovisional patent application?
Dickinson Wright PLLC
The Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) is headed to President Barack Obama for his signature, and there is little doubt that President Obama will sign it into law.
Frommer Lawrence & Haug LLP
TC Heartland LLC ("Heartland") petitioned for a writ of mandamus to direct the Delaware District Court to dismiss or transfer the patent-infringement suit filed against it by Kraft Foods.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Over the last decade, communication via email and text has become a vital part of how many of us communicate in the workplace. In fact, most employees could not fathom the idea of performing their jobs without the use of email.
The ICC's report was launched on 28 April 2016 at the International Forum on Intellectual Property - 21st Century, held in Moscow.