The Federal Circuit Found Direct Infringement Attributable to Physicians Where “No Single Actor Performs All Steps of a Claim”


Can a patient’s action in taking a generic drug be attributable to a physician such that it can support a finding of the physician’s direct patent infringement?
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The Case for a Comprehensive 360° IP Strategy: Step 3 - Implementing IP Assets/Business Strategy Alignment


Now that you have developed a prioritized set of recommendations for aligning the IP assets with your corporate strategy, the next step of a comprehensive 360º IP Strategy is to make the alignment a reality.
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The Herbal Community is Fired Up Over Fire Cider


The term “fire cider” is well known to herbalists as a term for a spicy, hot, deliciously sweet vinegar tonic, which is thought to have first been concocted in the kitchen of the California School of Herbal Studies in the early 1980’s.
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Can You Rely on the Printed Claim Terms in an Issued Patent?


The short answer is no, as Microsoft found out on January 31, 2017, in Smart Wearable Technologies Inc. v. Microsoft Corp.
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Post Grant Proceedings – Are Covered Business Method Reviews Dead?


Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) has frequently been quoted by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board when instituting a Covered Business Method review.
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