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HTMLThe Copyright Offices Goes Digital - Finally
Todd A. Benni; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
January 19, 2017, previously published on December 19, 2016
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) provides a safe harbor from copyright infringement liability for online service providers, i.e., anyone that provides online services. This includes anyone that operates a website. If you operate a website and third parties add any content to your...

 

Adobe PDFHow Many Words Do You Have to Challenge Each Patent Claim in IPR?
Charles W. Shifley; Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 18, 2017, previously published on January 4, 2017
As almost everyone involved in patent practice knows, inter partes reviews (IPRs) are the new way to challenge patents. An IPR petition at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, if the Board takes the matter up for trial, has a 71 percent statistical chance of killing the challenged patent. But when...

 

HTMLFirst Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Latest to Warm Up to Protections for Trademark Licensees in Bankruptcy
Paul D. Moore, Keri L. Wintle; Duane Morris LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 12, 2016
In its recent decision in Tempnology LLC, n/k/a Old Cold, LLC v. Mission Product Holdings, Inc. (In re Tempnology LLC), No. 15-065 (B.A.P. 1st Cir. Nov. 18, 2016), the U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the First Circuit (“the BAP”) rejected the Fourth Circuit’s holding in...

 

Adobe PDFAdding to your Company’s Bottom Line with Intangible Assets: Creating, Maintaining & Advancing Your IP Portfolio
Luke S. Curran, Bradley J. Van Pelt; Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 17, 2017, previously published on Fall/Winter 2016
Intellectual property portfolios commonly rank as one of the most valuable assets within a company’s corporate arsenal.1 Protecting the company brand, internal know-how, and innovation plays a crucial role in maintaining a competitive advantage in today’s global marketplace. However,...

 

HTMLNew TTAB Rule Changes Take Effect in 2017
Christina Davidson Trimmer; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 17, 2017, previously published on December 22, 2016
The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), which decides issues of trademark registrability, recently sought comments regarding certain rule changes to the TTAB Rules of Practice. On October 7, 2016, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published Miscellaneous Changes to Trademark Trial...

 

Adobe PDFRecent Developments in Post-Grant Review Eligibility
Jordan N. Bodner, Jeffrey Chang; Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 17, 2017, previously published on Fall/Winter 2016
Post-grant review (PGR) is a trial proceeding introduced under the American Invents Act (AIA) of 2011. Similar to inter partes review (IPR), PGRs allow a third party to challenge the validity of an issued patent before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark...

 

HTMLRespondent Held Personally Liable for Website's Trademark and Copyright Infringement
Jillian Brenner, Adrian J. Howard, Beverley Moore, Chantal Saunders; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 12, 2017, previously published on December 21, 2016
The Court allowed Thoi Bao's application and awarded an injunction and damages against the Respondent, Mr. Vo. The claims against the other Respondents, including the corporate Respondent, were resolved prior to the hearing.

 

Adobe PDFStarting Up IP: Priorities for Early-Stage Companies
Bennett Ingvoldstad, Victoria R. McDonald Webb; Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 12, 2017, previously published on Fall/Winter 2016
This article gives a general overview of intellectual property (IP) for companies that are just beginning to recognize and capture the value of the IP they generate. Although early-stage companies have limited resources and time, awareness of some basic issues can help with prioritization and make...

 

Adobe PDFAn Intro to Double Patenting
H. Wayne Porter; Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 12, 2017, previously published on Fall/Winter 2016
“Double patenting,” one of the more arcane subjects in patent law, is based on a deceptively simple idea. A patent is a government grant that gives an inventor exclusive rights in his or her invention for a limited period. An inventor should not be allowed to circumvent that time limit...

 

Adobe PDFAt Two, Alice Toddles Along
Peter Nigrelli, Aseet Patel; Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 12, 2017, previously published on Fall/Winter 2016
Since the two-year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Alice Corp. v. CLS Bank Int’l, 134 S. Ct. 2347 (2014),1 the Alice framework for patent eligibility continues to toddle along a meandering path towards patent eligibility for software-based innovations.

 


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