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Guest Post -- The Emergent Microbiome: A Revolution for the Life Sciences -- Part IX, The Microbiome and Immunotherapy II

Given that the majority of the human microbiome is found in the gut, it is not surprising that most microbiome-based therapeutic approaches have been used to treat gastrointestinal disorders, such as inflammatory bowel disease…more
| Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Supreme Court Reverses Apple’s $400 Million Damage Award Against Samsung

On December 6, 2016, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously, in an opinion by Justice Sotomayor, that an award of total profits for infringing a design patent need not be calculated based only on the end product sold to an ordinary…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

Supreme Court Preview -- Life Technologies Corp. v. Promega Corp.

On Tuesday, December 6, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments regarding the interpretation of 35 U.S.C. § 271(f)(1), with the pertinent section highlighted..…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

IPR Update -- Is Reviewability of Time-Bar Institution Decisions Headed En Banc?

"It appears to me that en banc consideration is warranted." -- Judge Taranto (concurring in Click-To-Call Technologies, LP v. Oracle Corp.). "I write separately, however, to note that I believe the Supreme Court's…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

Apple, Inc. v. Ameranth, Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2016)

Computerized Restaurant Ordering Menu Patents Found to Be Directed to Unpatentable Subject Matter - The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reviewed a Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decision in three Covered…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Perfect Surgical Techniques, Inc. v. Olympus America, Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2016)

Diligence is a patent concept whose applicability was severely restricted under the changes in U.S. patent law created under the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act. Diligence is important when determining whether an invention was…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

News from Abroad: Not One But Two Decisions Fine Tune the Australian Patent Office's Approach to Life Science Technologies

Two recent Australian Patent Office decisions have provided clarity as to the patentability of isolated nucleic acid sequences following the High Court's decision in D'Arcy v Myriad Genetics ('Myriad'). The first decision is…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology

Roxane Laboratories, Inc. v. Camber Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2016)

The patent prosecutor's art requires exquisite foresight, if not prescience, in balancing the requirements for specificity needed to satisfy the disclosure requirements of § 112 while anticipating efforts to design around the…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Amdocs (Israel) Limited v. Openet Telecom, Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2016)

Amdocs sued Openet in the Eastern District of Virginia, alleging infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 7,631,065, 7,412,510, 6,947,984, and 6,836,797. Openet moved for judgment on the pleadings on the grounds that all four patents…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Guest Post -- USPTO Charting the Way for Subject Matter Eligibility

On November 2, 2016, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) issued an important and forward-looking memo on Recent Subject Matter Eligibility Decisions for patent applications that offered guidance for drafting…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Tranxition, Inc. v. Lenovo (United States) Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2016)

Federal Circuit Finds Another Software Patent Invalid under Section 101 - The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued a recent non-precedential decision in a case captioned Tranxition, Inc. v. Lenovo (United…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Unwired Planet, LLC v. Google Inc. (Fed. Cir. 2016)

Federal Circuit Narrows USPTO's Definition of "Covered Business Method" - The America Invents Act (AIA) defines a covered business method (CBM) patent as "a patent that claims a method or corresponding apparatus for…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Mobile Telecommunications Technologies, LLC v. United Parcel Service, Inc. (N.D. Ga. 2016)

Message Exchange Patent Held Invalid under Section 101 - Mobile Telecommunications Technologies, LLC ("MTel") sued United Parcel Service, Inc. ("UPS") in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia for…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Does President Trump Provide an Opportunity for Patent-friendly Policies?

Now that the dramatic change in the political climate that is the election of Donald Trump as President has had time to settle, it may be fruitful to consider whether the election provides opportunities for technology-based…more
| Elections & Politics, Intellectual Property

Biotechnology Innovation Organization's Amicus Brief for In re Aqua Products, Inc.

On Friday, December 9, 2016, the Federal Circuit will hear oral arguments en banc in the In re Aqua Products, Inc. case to consider two questions related to the PTAB's treatment of Motions to Amend in IPR proceedings. …more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology
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