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Battling Infringement
January 2011 - Nature Biotechnology
By: John L. DuPré and James M. Smith
In a David versus Goliath intellectual property (IP) battle, the large, well-financed Goliath can sometimes minimize or nullify David's hard-earned legal rights, thereby gaining...
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When to Choose Trade Secret Protection Over a Patent
January 2011 - IAM magazine
It may be surprising to some that when a company comes up with a new idea or development that it wishes to use in its business, there are likely to be a number of ways to protect it...
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Patent Office Pilot Fast-Tracks Green Tech Applications
January 2011 - This article appeared in the January 2011 edition of WPI Venture Forum's Vantage Newsletter
By: Keith J. Wood
What should come first – the intellectual property portfolio or the outside investment, the “VC” or the “IP”?  Most any technology entrepreneur...
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Enforcing Your Patent 2010
July 2010 - GC New England Roundtable Series 2010
By: Brian T. Moriarty
Rafael Rosado, the intellectual property counsel for the Fire & Security division of United Technologies Corp., moderates a timely discussion of patent law with three other noted...
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Ariad Pharmaceuticals et al. v. Eli Lilly & Co.: A Question of Possession
May 21, 2010 - BNA's Life Sciences Law & Industry Report
By: N. Scott Pierce
The following is an exercept from this article: In Ariad Pharmaceuticals et al. v. Eli Lilly & Co., 598 F.3d 1336 (Fed. Cir. 2010), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal...
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When "In" Means "Out" - Or How Advanced Micro Devices Collected $1.25B Without Having to Make a Single Computer Chip
January 2010
Most every technology startup relies heavily on its own research efforts when developing new products and services. Nurturing a strong reputation for innovation can be essential to...
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Significant Changes in European and Chinese Patent Law: What You Need to Know
November 2009 - Boston Patent Law Association Newsletter
By: Alexander Adam, Ph.D and Deirdre E. Sanders
On September 18, 2009, the BPLA International and Foreign Practice Committee sponsored a seminar entitled, “Significant Changes in European and Chinese Patent Law: What you need...
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Renewing Trademark Registrations
November 2009 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: John L. DuPré and Mark B. Solomon
Imagine that you are advising your client regarding the renewal of a trademark registration for a mark that you originally registered just under ten years ago. Your client is the current...
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Battling Infringement
January 2011 - Nature Biotechnology
By: John L. DuPré and James M. Smith
In a David versus Goliath intellectual property (IP) battle, the large, well-financed Goliath can sometimes minimize or nullify David's hard-earned legal rights, thereby gaining...
More »
 
When to Choose Trade Secret Protection Over a Patent
January 2011 - IAM magazine
It may be surprising to some that when a company comes up with a new idea or development that it wishes to use in its business, there are likely to be a number of ways to protect it...
More »
 
Patent Office Pilot Fast-Tracks Green Tech Applications
January 2011 - This article appeared in the January 2011 edition of WPI Venture Forum's Vantage Newsletter
By: Keith J. Wood
What should come first – the intellectual property portfolio or the outside investment, the “VC” or the “IP”?  Most any technology entrepreneur...
More »
 
Enforcing Your Patent 2010
July 2010 - GC New England Roundtable Series 2010
By: Brian T. Moriarty
Rafael Rosado, the intellectual property counsel for the Fire & Security division of United Technologies Corp., moderates a timely discussion of patent law with three other noted...
More »
 
Ariad Pharmaceuticals et al. v. Eli Lilly & Co.: A Question of Possession
May 21, 2010 - BNA's Life Sciences Law & Industry Report
By: N. Scott Pierce
The following is an exercept from this article: In Ariad Pharmaceuticals et al. v. Eli Lilly & Co., 598 F.3d 1336 (Fed. Cir. 2010), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal...
More »
 
When "In" Means "Out" - Or How Advanced Micro Devices Collected $1.25B Without Having to Make a Single Computer Chip
January 2010
Most every technology startup relies heavily on its own research efforts when developing new products and services. Nurturing a strong reputation for innovation can be essential to...
More »
 
Significant Changes in European and Chinese Patent Law: What You Need to Know
November 2009 - Boston Patent Law Association Newsletter
By: Alexander Adam, Ph.D and Deirdre E. Sanders
On September 18, 2009, the BPLA International and Foreign Practice Committee sponsored a seminar entitled, “Significant Changes in European and Chinese Patent Law: What you need...
More »
 
Renewing Trademark Registrations
November 2009 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: John L. DuPré and Mark B. Solomon
Imagine that you are advising your client regarding the renewal of a trademark registration for a mark that you originally registered just under ten years ago. Your client is the current...
More »
 

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