Lane Powell PC - Patent Practice Liability Law Blog

IKEA Wins in pimpmyikea.com and Thirty Other Domain Name Challenges

Ikea Systems BV of the Netherlands filed with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) for the transfer of multiple domain names registered by Michael Herman, an individual located in North Carolina. These domains…more
| Administrative Law, Business Torts, Communications & Media Law, Intellectual Property, International Law & Trade

Should You File Trademark Applications on Your Own?

A recent article published by World Trademark Review talked about the pros and cons of individuals filing their own trademark applications without the benefit of experienced trademark counsel. First and foremost, individuals may…more
| Intellectual Property

Hiding in Plain Sight: The Delano Farms Plant Patent Case

Mysterious to even many patent practitioners, plant patent issues create their own peculiar body of controlling case law. A recent Federal Circuit decision, Delano Farms v. The California Table Grape Commission, illustrates…more
| Agriculture, Intellectual Property

Core Issues - New Patents in the World of Apples

When one speaks of an “apple” and patentable technology in the same breath, thoughts naturally turn toward Silicon Valley and Steve Jobs’ storied company. Yet, in Wenatchee, Washington (the “Apple Capital of the World”), and the…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Playing Fast and Loose With Corroborating Evidence: Patent Advocacy Inequitable Conduct

Patent litigation often involves the assertion of prior art anticipation and obviousness defenses. U.S. patents are presumed valid, so a defendant seeking to overcome this presumption must persuade the fact-finder of a…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology
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