Best Practices For Patent Portfolio Creation, Management and Use
On September 18, 2019, Bejin Bieneman PLC will host its 7th annual IP Seminar at the Detroit Athletic Club. The seminar will take place from 3pm - 5pm and will be followed by a networking event from 5pm - 7pm.
Topics will include patent drafting, patent prosecution, cost containment, and licensing.
E. Joe Benz Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, Ford Motor Company
Chief Patent Counsel, DRiV
Global Asset Management, Bejin Bieneman PLC
Whether a court holds a patent claim indefinite under 35 U.S.C § 112 can depend on textual support in the body of the claim or in the patent specification. In Luminati Networks, Ltd. v. UAB Tesonet, no. 2:18-cv-299 (E.D. Tex. Aug. 20, 2019), the Cou…
For all the kvetching about the frustrating subjectivity and unpredictability of applying the Mayo/Alice patent-eligibility test, here is a case showing that there is a zone of certainty in determining patentability under 35 U.S.C. § 101. In In re G…
A court held that patent claims directed toward “data collection and mathematical computations are quintessential abstract ideas,” and “[t]he generic equipment underlying the claims does not provide an inventive concept,” granting a motion to…