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What is the Patent Journal?

This is a journal that CIPC publishes on a monthly basis, and it contains information on the patents,trademarks, designs, copyright, cinematography and films that exist in South Africa. 171 more words


How should I contact companies to license my patent pending invention?

Many companies specify mailing addresses to receive invention submissions from inventors or have online invention submission capabilities. Following the procedures specified by a company is a great place to start and establishing a connection with a company representative by other means can be a good additional means to attempt to get your invention considered. 275 more words


Expanded Business Method Patent Review

Although there are several patent reform bills that have been proposed in Congress, the STOP Act seems to be gaining the greatest traction. It would make the U.S. 198 more words


Patent Litigation Report


2,671 patent cases were filed in the 1st half of 2014.

By comparison, 2,998 patent cases were filed in the 1st half of 2013. 61 more words

Patent Litigation Report

Health Versus Trade All Over Again

By Tatiana Andia*

Three decades ago, at the 35th World Health Assembly (WHA), in 1982, a coalition of non-governmental organizations from 26 countries, Health Action International (HAI), circulated a… 730 more words

Economic And Social Rights

Intellectual Ventures Cuts 19 Percent of Staff in Second Layoffs This Year

Intellectual Ventures is cutting 19 percent of its staff in a second round of layoffs this year, raising fresh questions about the stability of a business that became the poster child for “ 384 more words


Homer Simpson Sued For Patent Infringement.

A 3D representation of Homer Simpson at this year’s Comic-Con convention in San Diego has produced a patent infringment lawsuit by Hologram USA .

Hologram USA filed a lawsuit claiming that a 3D representation of Homer Simpson shown at a Comic-Con 2014 convention panel with creator Matt Groening infringed its patented three-dimensional projection system. 225 more words

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