Angela Verrecchio

Angela Verrecchio

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Contact  |  View Bio  |  RSS

Latest Publications


Substantial Controversy Exists to Support Declaratory Judgment Complaint under Totality of Circumstances Test Where Patentee’s...

Asia Vital Components Co., Ltd. (AVC) filed a declaratory judgment complaint seeking a declaration that its K7 and K9 products do not infringe two of Asetek Danmark A/S’s (“Asetek”) patents. According to AVC, those two...more

9/21/2016 - Declaratory Judgments Patent Infringement Reversal Subject Matter Jurisdiction Totality of Circumstances Test

PTAB Explains how to Determine Whether a Reference Qualifies as a “Printed Publication” Under 35 U.S.C. § 102(b)

In a final written decision issued on August 30, 2016, in an inter partes review, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) examined whether a “Request for Comments” (RFC) document qualified as a printed publication under 35...more

9/20/2016 - Apple Inter Partes Review (IPR) Proceeding Patent Trial and Appeal Board Printed Publications

IP Newsflash - April 2016 #2

DISTRICT COURT - Expert’s Failure to Disclose Certain Materials Relied upon in Forming Opinion Warrants Mistrial - On February 29, 2016, Judge Robert Payne of the Eastern District of Virginia declared a mistrial as...more

4/11/2016 - Attorney's Fees Claim Construction Declaratory Judgments Expert Testimony Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Inequitable Conduct Joinder Mistrial Nvidia Patent Infringement Personal Jurisdiction Samsung

IP Newsflash - April 2016

FEDERAL CIRCUIT - Federal Circuit Lacks Authority to Review Denial of Institution of IPR on Some, but Not All, Raised Grounds - In an appeal of a decision by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) denying the...more

4/4/2016 - Administrative Procedure Act Discovery Inter Partes Review (IPR) Proceeding Patent Trial and Appeal Board Petition For Rehearing Social Networks

IP Newsflash - September 2015 #2

FEDERAL CIRCUIT CASES - Federal Circuit Reverses Obviousness Ruling on Medical Device Patents - On September 8, 2015, the Federal Circuit reversed a district court’s summary judgment ruling invalidating three...more

9/11/2015 - Attorney's Fees Cox Communications Exceptional Case Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Medical Devices Obviousness Patent Invalidity Patent Litigation Patents Reversal Rule 54(b) Sprint Telecommunications

IP Newsflash - March 2015 #4

U.S. SUPREME COURT CASES - B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Industries, Inc., Potential Issue Preclusion on Likelihood of Confusion Rulings - On March 24, 2015, the United States Supreme Court ruled that that a...more

3/30/2015 - B&B Hardware v Hargis Industries Doctrine of Equivalents Issue Preclusion Patent Infringement Patents SCOTUS Trademark Infringement Trademarks

IP Newsflash - November 2014

Central District of California Clarifies the Section 101 Analysis and Finds Another Two Patents Invalid - On November 3, 2014, Judge Mariana R. Pfaelzer of the Central District of California spent the better part of...more

11/10/2014 - CLS Bank v Alice Corp Microsoft Patent Litigation Patent-Eligible Subject Matter Patents Section 101 Software

IP Newsflash - October 2014 #5

E.D. VA Invalidates the Claims of Four Patents, Finds Alleged Novelty of Ideas Irrelevant to § 101 Analysis - On October 24th, 2014, Judge Brinkema of the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia...more

11/3/2014 - CLS Bank v Alice Corp Patent Infringement Patent-Eligible Subject Matter Patents

IP Newsflash - May 2014

FEDERAL CIRCUIT CASES - Newsgroup Post Held to be A Printed Publication and Anticipatory Prior Art - On May 27, 2014, the Federal Circuit affirmed a decision granting summary judgment of invalidity by the...more

6/2/2014 - America Invents Act Attorney's Fees Exceptional Case Expert Testimony Highmark Highmark v. Allcare Inter Partes Review (IPR) Proceeding Message Boards Obviousness Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patent Trial and Appeal Board Patents Prior Art SCOTUS Social Networks USPTO

10 Results
View per page
Page: of 1

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.

Already signed up? Log in here

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.