How Technology is Reshaping the IP Management Industry

IP Watchdog

There’s hardly any area in entrepreneurship today that deals with innovation more than intellectual property rights protection – in fact, cutting edge technology and inventions are at the core of the IP industry.

Missouri Technology Corporation Seeks Entrepreneurs for Investment Programs

Stock Legal Blog

Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) announced that they are seeking entrepreneurs to apply for its Idea Fund Co-Investment Program. Calling all Missouri-based start-ups!

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SNIPR Technologies Ltd. v. The Rockefeller University (PTAB 2021)

JD Supra Law

Deep Learning: Tracking the Growth of an Emerging Technology

IP Watchdog

In 2015, I spotted what I thought might be an emerging technology: deep learning. Guest Contributors IP News IPWatchdog Articles Patents Technology & Innovation deep learning Guest Contributor innovation intellectual property patent patent office patent prosecution technology USPTO

Call for Papers: GNLU Journal of Law and Technology

SpicyIP

We’re pleased to inform you that the GNLU Centre for Law and Technology is inviting submissions for GNLU Journal of Law and Technology. Call for Papers for GNLU Journal of Law and Technology.

What is Blockchain Technology ?

Biswajit Sarkar Copyright Blog

The post What is Blockchain Technology ? A Blockchain is a digital ledger that tracks assets in a business network. An asset can be tangible (cash, land, car) or intangible (patent, copyright, trademark).

Decoded: Technology Law Insights, Volume 2, Issue 21

JD Supra Law

Nature of Patents and Patent Rights - When a patent is issued under the seal of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, it is signed by the Director of the USPTO or an Office official.

What’s Next for mRNA Vaccine Technology?

IP.com

This is the first time this vaccine technology has been approved. The post What’s Next for mRNA Vaccine Technology? mRNA, or messenger ribonucleic acid, continues to make headlines as the key ingredient of Pfizer and Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines.

[Video] Monthly Minute | Green Technology Resources

JD Supra Law

Prosperity and advances in technology—the hallmarks of the twentieth century—have been the primary drivers of increasing carbon dioxide emissions and greenhouse gases. Innovation in “green” technology, including alternative energy production, energy conservation, nuclear power generation, and improvements to transportation, By: Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLPOnce a month, we cover an interesting topic in 60 seconds.

innovative/"new technology" claims foiled by Dastar

43(B)log

Statements describing the KICKR technology as “innovative” were nonactionable puffery, unlike similar claims that were combined with specific claims about proprietary technology, “original,” or “first.” Powerbahn, LLC v. Foundation Fitness LLC, 2021 WL 2689852, No. 1:19-cv-1678-AT (N.D.

B.E. Technology Dubs IPR Process a ‘Kafkaesque Nightmare’ in Mandamus Petition to CAFC

IP Watchdog

Technology, a company owned by Martin David Hoyle, developer of internet advertising technology who has been embroiled in litigation with big tech companies like Facebook, Twitter and Google for close to a decade now, today filed a petition for writ of mandamus with the U.S.

Decoded: Technology Law Insights, Volume 2, Issue 22

JD Supra Law

Assignment and Recordation of Patent Ownership Rights - A patent has the attributes of intangible personal property: it can be sold or mortgaged; it may be bequeathed by a will; and it may pass to the heirs of a deceased patentee.

Humanizing Technology: Back to Basics on DABUS and AI as Inventors

IP Watchdog

Government Guest Contributors Invention Basics Inventors Information IP News IPWatchdog Articles Patents Technology & Innovation USPTO AI artificial intelligence DABUS Guest Contributor innovation intellectual property patent office patent prosecution patents technology

OSFI Launches Consultation On Draft Technology And Cyber Risk Management Guideline

IPilogue

13: Technology and Cyber Risk Management (the Guideline). It applies to federally regulated financial institutions (FRFIs) and addresses OSFI’s expectations in relation to technology and cyber risks.

Problems – And Solutions – For Securing Patent Protection Over Diagnostic Technologies

JD Supra Law

Drafting claims for methods of diagnosing and treating patients can be challenging since they involve the measurement of patent-ineligible subject matter and because these methods are often performed by multiple parties.

Emerging Manufacturing Technologies Drive Employers To Reform Talent, Organizational Policies

JD Supra Law

One crucial lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic is that cost-effective, digital manufacturing solutions are needed to keep factories and supply chains running smoothly while producing high-quality products.

Lyft Beats Patent Claims Over GPS Technology

IP Law 360

A Texas federal judge agreed to toss claims against Lyft alleging that its GPS-based technology infringes AGIS Software Development LLC patents, agreeing with a federal magistrate's recommendation that the case doesn't belong in Eastern Texas

Patenting Trends in Emerging Technologies: Blockchain Patents Grow from Three to 2,660 in Less than Five Years

IP Watchdog

Blockchain technology was separated from currency in 2014, and that advance opened the door for using blockchain for applications beyond currency. Blockchain’s history begins in 1991, when Stuart Haber and W.

Cruisin' for a Bluesin': Timeless Titans Tangle Over Smart-Car Technology Brands

JD Supra Law

Two titans of the American automotive industry are locking horns over branding for automated driving technologies, underscoring the importance of brand clearance before marketing and selling a new product or technology.

OSFI Advisory tightens technology and cyber security incident reporting requirements

Barry Sookman

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) just released updated requirements governing how federally regulated financial institutions (FRFIs) should disclose and report technology and cyber security incidents to OSFI.

[Guest post] China’s path to regulating facial recognition technology

The IPKat

Facial recognition technologies are already widespread in China, though their adoption and use needs to comply with a number of requirements. The technology has also caught the attention of Chinese lawmakers.

Drone Detection Technology at Miami International Airport

LexBlog IP

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) this week as a test site for new drone detection technology. The new technology includes detect, track, and identify (DTI) equipment which will be used to identify unauthorized drones that enter restricted airspace. The airport was chosen as a test site for this technology in part because there is already a “perimeter protection pilot” program being tested there.

Nike Stole Anti-Counterfeiting Technology, Suit Says

IP Law 360

Nike has stolen trade secret information relating to a way of fighting counterfeiting, according to a lawsuit filed in Oregon federal court accusing the footwear giant of using information from another company to create its own brand protection system

Announcing the 2020-2021 Winners of the Gowling WLG Best Blog in IP Law and Technology Prize

IPilogue

IP Osgoode would like to congratulate the winners of the Gowling WLG Best Blog in IP Law and Technology Prize for 2020-2021. Four prizes in total are awarded each year to Osgoode students and the winning blog posts are featured in the IPilogue.

Mitsubishi Electric adds technology licensing to its monetisation push

IAM Magazine

Creation of an “open technology bank” for fee-based use comes as world’s third-biggest PCT filer also does more deals with NPEs. Analysis Analysis: Deal Patents Technology Licensing Transactions

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: What is Blockchain Technology?

Fish & Richardson Trademark & Copyright Thoughts

Blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies are rapidly expanding throughout the world – and with that rapid expansion has come a growing interest in IP protection for blockchain and cryptocurrency inventions. How is blockchain technology implemented?

Can AI Technology Create a Patent in Canada? A Look at Global Precedence

IPilogue

Apotex ], I have decided to look at precedence from around the world where courts have contemplated recognizing artificial intelligence (AI) technology as an “inventor.” However, this 2002 decision did not define whether AI technology can be an inventor.

Charter Patents Technology That Can Ban Piracy Devices on Its Network

TorrentFreak

The proposed patent titled “System And Method For Detecting And Responding To Theft Of Service Devices” describes a technology to ban rogue devices. This technology can be used for a wide range of purposes.

Fact or fiction? Debunking patent myths for business and technology leaders

JD Supra Law

There are many misconceptions or ‘myths’ about patents that have found their way into popular discourse among business leaders and technology managers, ranging from what type of innovations are patentable, to how important it is to own and protect your intellectual property (IP) using patents.

Novex Communications Pvt. Ltd. v. DXC Technology Private Limited – Analysis I

SpicyIP

Section 33 and Business of granting licenses through Copyright Societies. Registration of Copyright society.— (1)

Technology trends – why patent your hidden AI?

IAM Magazine

Co-published – The case for securing protection has never been stronger, and is likely to become even more compelling over the coming years. Blog News Patents Strategy

Novex Communications Pvt. Ltd. v. DXC Technology Private Limited – Summarising the judgment (Part I)

SpicyIP

On 8 December 2021, the Madras High Court delivered an important judgment concerning copyright law. The High Court held that the business of granting copyright licenses can be carried out only through the copyright societies. Finding that Novex Communications (the assignee of the copyright) did not fall within the definition of the copyright society, the High Court dismissed its petition seeking for damages and injunction. paragraph 48). I intend to critically analyse this judgment.

Osgoode Emerging Technology Association Panel with Professors Allan Hutchinson and Jon Penney

IPilogue

On November 24, 2021, the Osgoode Emerging Technology Association (OETA) hosted an interactive panel discussion with Professors Allan Hutchinson and Jon Penney , led by OETA president and co-founder Murad Wancho. His research lies at the intersection of law, technology, and human rights.

It’s All in the Hardware: Overcoming 101 Rejections in Computer Networking Technology Classes

IP Watchdog

Technologies such as computer networking, which, unlike software inventions, typically incorporate at least some hardware elements, may be less vulnerable to rejection under the U.S.

What is Blockchain Technology and has it been Patented?

Biswajit Sarkar Copyright Blog

In today’s era, where the whole world has turned to virtual means, blockchain as a technology is gathering everyone’s attention and showing accelerating growth in its market. In recent times, globally more and more patent applications are being filed for blockchain technology.

What is Blockchain Technology and has it been Patented?

Biswajit Sarkar Copyright Blog

In today’s era, where the whole world has turned to virtual means, blockchain as a technology is gathering everyone’s attention and showing accelerating growth in its market. In recent times, globally more and more patent applications are being filed for blockchain technology.

What is Blockchain Technology and has it been Patented?

Biswajit Sarkar Copyright Blog

In today’s era, where the whole world has turned to virtual means, blockchain as a technology is gathering everyone’s attention and showing accelerating growth in its market. In recent times, globally more and more patent applications are being filed for blockchain technology.

[Audio] Nota Bene Episode 141: Artificial Intelligence Technologies: Past, Present, and Forward with Siraj Husain

JD Supra Law

As technology advances, there are many new concerns legally, ethically and socially. As countries are trying to catch up legally to the latest AI technology, the European Union is taking the lead with a new risk-based approach to regulating AI technology. Artificial intelligence is growing rapidly and exponentially. Many wonder how patent offices will handle new AI generating inventions, or even how AI lethal weapons will be regulated.

Technology trends – why patent your hidden AI?

IAM Magazine

Co-published – The case for securing protection has never been stronger, and is likely to become even more compelling over the coming years. Blog News Patents Strategy

Inbound Important Emails that go Unread due to Technology Fails: Another Case

Patently-O

By David Hricik, Mercer Law School. This is not a patent case, but I have seen similar problems in prosecution, patent litigation, and related contexts over the years: an important email goes to a spam filter, or some other place, and gets left unread. In a recent Fifth Circuit case, Rollins v. Home Depot ( Here ), plaintiff’s counsel was trying to settle a case when defense counsel filed and so e-served a motion for summary judgment — with a 14 day response deadline.

Nokia Technologies boosts revenues and profits in strong Q3 patent licensing performance

IAM Magazine

Analysis Analysis: Deal Frand/SEPS Litigation Patents Technology Licensing Transactions ValuationRoyalties grow on the back of new deals and renewals; company also shares new details on legal fight with Oppo, which does not appear to have significantly dimmed income outlook.

Judge Andrews Grants Amazon’s Motion for Summary Judgment of Non-Infringement in Patent Infringement Action Claiming Infringement by Amazon’s Alexa Technology

JD Supra Law

Andrews in IPA Technologies, Inc. By Memorandum Opinion entered by the Honorable Richard G. Amazon.com, Inc. et al., Civil Action No. 16-1266-RGA (D.Del. October 28, 2021), the Court granted Amazon’s Motion for Summary Judgment of Non-Infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,851,115.

IPHatch winner: competition ‘gives start-ups an immediate technology edge’

Managing IP

Alexander Ying, founder and CEO of AI fitness company DRESIO – and one of the winners of the IPHatch Hong Kong Competition 2019/20, discusses the key takeaways from his IPHatch experience