Andrew Stein

Andrew Stein

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Supreme Court Corner – Q3 2015

In Kimble v. Marvel Entertainment, the Supreme Court upheld a long-standing precedent that restricts the ability of a patent holder to charge a royalty beyond the term of a patent. In a 6-3 decision, the Court declined to...more

8/26/2015 - Blackhorse v Pro-Football Brulotte Contract Term Disparagement Kimble v Marvel Enterprises Native American Issues NFL Patent Expiration Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patent Royalties Patents Redskins Royalties SCOTUS Stare Decisis Trademark Registration Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Trademarks

Intellectual Property and Technology News (North America), Issue 26, Q2 2015

The Internet of Things: EU vs US guidance - Reports from the European Commission and the FTC on privacy and security best practices for IoT - key issues and highlights... Are IPRs impacting the pharmaceutical...more

6/17/2015 - Advertising Consumer Rights Directive Disclosure Requirements EU FTC Inter Partes Review Proceedings Internet of Things Pharmaceutical Industry Pharmaceutical Patents Privacy Policy SCOTUS Social Media Terms and Conditions Websites

Supreme Court Corner: Q2 2015

B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Industries, Inc. Trademark - Holding: A Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) ruling refusing registration on likelihood of confusion grounds can have preclusive effect on a district...more

6/12/2015 - Appeals B&B Hardware v Hargis Industries Google Issue Preclusion Likelihood of Confusion Patent Amendments Patent Infringement Patents Scope of the Claim SCOTUS StreetView Trademark Infringement Trademark Registration Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Trademarks

Intellectual Property and Technology News

In This Issue: - Biosimilars In The US - Introducing Cybertrak - Free and Open Source Compliance: Action Steps - Falling Prices At The Pump - Put A Premium On Energy IP - Supreme Court Corner - Excerpt...more

4/7/2015 - B&B Hardware v Hargis Industries Biosimilars Compliance Hana Financial v Hana Bank IP License Issue Preclusion Oil & Gas Oil Prices Open Source Software Standard of Review Tacking Teva Pharmaceuticals Trademarks

Intellectual Property and Technology News - December 2014 (Global)

In This Issue: - Fundamental Reform Ahead For European Patent Law - Patentability of Isolated Nucleic Acid - Patent Reform – Is It Working? - Right To Privacy In Japan - Supreme Court Corner - The FTC...more

12/22/2014 - Ambry AMP v Myriad DNA EU FTC FTC v Actavis Genetic Materials Guidance Update Japan Patent Reform Patent-Eligible Subject Matter Patents Popular Right to Privacy SCOTUS USPTO

Supreme Court Corner - Q3 2014

RECENT DECISIONS - NAUTILUS, INC. V. BIOSIG INSTRUMENTS, INC. Patent: Decided: June 3, 2014: Holding: In a unanimous (9-0) opinion authored by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Court held that the Federal...more

9/11/2014 - ABC v Aereo Broadcasting Cisco Limelight v Akamai Marvel Comics Nautilus Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Patents SCOTUS Teva Pharmaceuticals

Intellectual Property and Technology News - Issue 22, Q2 2014

In This Issue: - Celebrity Endorsements on Social Media: 7 Tips For Navigating The Right Of Publicity - Landmark Privacy Ruling In Europe - US Congress May Act Again On Patent Reform - Supreme Court...more

7/1/2014 - ABC v Aereo Celebrity Endorsements CLS Bank v Alice Corp Highmark v. Allcare Legislative Agendas Limelight v Akamai Marketing Nautilus Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Octane Fitness v. ICON Patent Reform Patents Petrella v. MGM Popular Right of Publicity SCOTUS Search Engines Social Networks

US Congress may act again on patent reform

The Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA), enacted in 2011 after three different US Congresses considered various iterations of the legislation, was the most sweeping reform of our patent system since 1952. But since...more

6/27/2014 - America Invents Act Legislative Agendas Patent Reform Patent Trolls Patents Proposed Legislation

Supreme Court eases standard for proving patent definiteness – or does it?

Section 112, paragraph 2 of the Patent Act requires that a patent “conclude with one or more claims particularly pointing out and distinctly claiming the subject matter which the inventor [] regards as the invention.” The...more

6/5/2014 - Claim Construction Nautilus Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents SCOTUS

Octane and Highmark - Supreme Court lowers standard for awarding attorneys' fees in patent cases

The United States Supreme Court issued two related opinions earlier today regarding the appropriate standard for awarding attorneys’ fees in patent litigation, Octane Fitness, LLC v. Icon Health & Fitness, Inc., and Highmark...more

4/30/2014 - Attorney's Fees Brooks Furniture Highmark v. Allcare Octane Fitness v. ICON Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents SCOTUS

Supreme Court Corner - Q1 2014

OCTANE FITNESS V. ICON HEALTH & FITNESS* - Patent: Argument: February 26, 2014 - Issue: Whether the Federal Circuit’s two-part test for determining whether a case is “exceptional” under 35 U.S.C. § 285 – that it...more

3/27/2014 - Bad Faith Highmark v. Allcare Medtronic Medtronic v Boston Scientific Nautilus Inc. v. Biosig Instruments Octane Fitness v. ICON Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Petrella v. MGM SCOTUS

Supreme Court corner - Q3 2013

RECENT DECISIONS - Federal Trade Commission v. Actavis - Decided: 6/17/2013 Patent Holding: (5-3) reverse payment settlement agreements should be reviewed based on a “rule of reason. In a split...more

9/5/2013 - Actavis Inc. AMP v Myriad Bowman v Monsanto Coca Cola DNA FTC v Actavis Hatch-Waxman Human Genes Infringement Lanham Act Monsanto Myriad Patent Exhaustion Patents POM Wonderful Reverse Payment Settlement Agreements SCOTUS

Intellectual Property And Technology News - Issue 18, Q2 2013

In This Issue: - In The ITC: ..The Public Interest Factors – NEWEST PATENT TROLL COUNTERMEASURE? ..ITC or District Court? Look at the Math - The New gTLDs And The Trademark Clearinghouse: Four Tips...more

6/6/2013 - AMP v Myriad China FTC FTC v Actavis gTLD Myriad Patent Trolls Patents SCOTUS Trade Dress Trademark Clearinghouse Trademarks USPTO

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