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The New Patent Rules In Action
September 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Mary K. Murray, Ph.D.
United States Patent and Trademark Office New Patent Rules — Summary and Considerations On August 21, 2007, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (Patent Office) published...
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Federal Circuit Changes Law on Willfulness
August 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Susan G. L. Glovsky and Brian T. Moriarty
Patent Defendants Face Substantially Less Risk of Enhanced Damages Awards In re Seagate Technology, LLC The Federal Circuit has overruled two decades of precedent, and dramatically...
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New "Hair Trigger" Can Turn Licensing Negotiations into Litigation
May 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Brian T. Moriarty
The U.S. Supreme Court’s January 2007 decision in MedImmune clarifying the power of federal courts to hear patent licensing disputes has already had an immediate and dramatic...
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U.S. Supreme Court Fuels Uncertainty In Patent Law
May 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Mary K. Murray, Ph.D.
Ruling Calls for Flexibility in Application of "Teaching, Suggestion, Motivation" Test KSR International Co. v. Teleflex Inc. et al. A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision...
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Supreme Court Removes Barriers To Attack On Licensed Patent
January 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Susan G. L. Glovsky and Deirdre E. Sanders
MedImmune, Inc. v. Genentech, Inc. 2007 U.S. LEXIS 1003 (January 9, 2007) A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, MedImmune, Inc. v. Genentech, Inc., may have wide-ranging impact...
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E-Discovery: The Rules Catch Up to Reality
December 2006 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: David J. Brody
Litigation discovery has been drawn progressively deeper into the electronic realm as electronic communication and records have permeated the world. Litigants have often coped...
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Claiming Small Entity Status Can Present Big Risks
July 2006 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: N. Scott Pierce
Improperly Claiming Small Entity Status Can Lead to Loss of Patent Nilssen v. Osram Sylvania, Northern District of Illinois United States patent law offers a financial break to...
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The New Patent Rules In Action
September 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Mary K. Murray, Ph.D.
United States Patent and Trademark Office New Patent Rules — Summary and Considerations On August 21, 2007, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (Patent Office) published...
More »

Federal Circuit Changes Law on Willfulness
August 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Susan G. L. Glovsky and Brian T. Moriarty
Patent Defendants Face Substantially Less Risk of Enhanced Damages Awards In re Seagate Technology, LLC The Federal Circuit has overruled two decades of precedent, and dramatically...
More »

New "Hair Trigger" Can Turn Licensing Negotiations into Litigation
May 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Brian T. Moriarty
The U.S. Supreme Court’s January 2007 decision in MedImmune clarifying the power of federal courts to hear patent licensing disputes has already had an immediate and dramatic...
More »

U.S. Supreme Court Fuels Uncertainty In Patent Law
May 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Mary K. Murray, Ph.D.
Ruling Calls for Flexibility in Application of "Teaching, Suggestion, Motivation" Test KSR International Co. v. Teleflex Inc. et al. A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision...
More »

Supreme Court Removes Barriers To Attack On Licensed Patent
January 2007 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: Susan G. L. Glovsky and Deirdre E. Sanders
MedImmune, Inc. v. Genentech, Inc. 2007 U.S. LEXIS 1003 (January 9, 2007) A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision, MedImmune, Inc. v. Genentech, Inc., may have wide-ranging impact...
More »

E-Discovery: The Rules Catch Up to Reality
December 2006 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: David J. Brody
Litigation discovery has been drawn progressively deeper into the electronic realm as electronic communication and records have permeated the world. Litigants have often coped...
More »

Claiming Small Entity Status Can Present Big Risks
July 2006 - Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds Alert
By: N. Scott Pierce
Improperly Claiming Small Entity Status Can Lead to Loss of Patent Nilssen v. Osram Sylvania, Northern District of Illinois United States patent law offers a financial break to...
More »

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