Tags » Intellectual Property

Intellectual Property Theft, Part II

Revived in hope of still capitalizing on my fabulous notion, my new version of the breast book followed these chapter headings:

Those Stubborn Facts: Backward China Keeps Innovating

China share of worldwide patent applications, 2010: 19.8%

U.S. share of worldwide patent applications, 2010: 24.8%

China share of worldwide patent applications, 2013: 32.1%

U.S. share of worldwide patent applications, 2013: 22.3% 63 more words


New Job, New Adventure

I’ve worked at my new job for two whole days now!  Exciting, I know.  I can’t say a whole lot, because of confidentiality and all of that.   485 more words


UPSTO Update: Final Consideration Pilot 2.0 Extension Granted.

As we approach the end of the year, I am going to spend the next several days updating you on programs and policies at the USPTO that affect you. 336 more words

Work And No Play

The Ultramercial Decision: Closing The Door Even Further On 101

By Vijay Kumar

The Federal Circuit recently issued its opinion for the Ultramercial v. Hulu case, further closing the door on patentees for what business methods qualify as being patent eligible under… 637 more words

University Of Washington School Of Law

USPTO Issues New Subject Matter Eligibility Examination Interim Guidelines – Abstract Idea Guidance

On December 15, 2014, the USPTO issued Interim Guidance for examination of subject matter eligibility under 35 U.S.C. § 101. These new guidelines largely follow the previous interim guidelines issued on June 25, 2014, in view of… 824 more words

Intellectual Property