Patent Forecast 2017: Will Patent Courts Be Great Again?
IPWatchdog.com
In the first quarter of 2017 we will see the Senate Judiciary Committee hold hearings and vote on Trump's nominee to be US Attorney General. That's US Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a member of the Judiciary Committee. He's been active on patent reform ...

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Patent Forecast 2017: Will Patent Courts Be Great Again?
IPWatchdog.com
In the first quarter of 2017 we will see the Senate Judiciary Committee hold hearings and vote on Trump's nominee to be US Attorney General. That's US Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), a member of the Judiciary Committee. He's been active on patent reform ...

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PRI

Why the EpiPen and other off-patents are so expensive
PRI
The drug, 62 years old at the time, was not covered by a patent and was a key antibiotic used in treating persons with HIV/AIDS. The price hike put patients' health at risk, leading to a cost of hundreds of thousands of dollars for some. Shrekli ...
Vilified for drug pricing, CEO Shkreli busted for securities fraudReuters
$2.6 Billion to Develop a Drug? New Estimate Makes Questionable AssumptionsNew York Times
FDA still struggling with backlog of generic drug applications - Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicineReporting from the frontiers of health and medicine
The New York Times
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PRI
Why the EpiPen and other off-patents are so expensive
PRI
The drug, 62 years old at the time, was not covered by a patent and was a key antibiotic used in treating persons with HIV/AIDS. The price hike put patients' health at risk, leading to a cost of hundreds of thousands of dollars for some. Shrekli ...
Vilified for drug pricing, CEO Shkreli busted for securities fraudReuters
$2.6 Billion to Develop a Drug? New Estimate Makes Questionable AssumptionsNew York Times
FDA still struggling with backlog of generic drug applications - Reporting from the frontiers of health and medicineReporting from the frontiers of health and medicine
The New York Times
all 14 news articles »


TechnoBuffalo

Apple eyes new 3D-mapping features in latest patents
TechnoBuffalo
Apple Maps has come a long way since its disastrous launch back in 2012, but the Cupertino company still has plenty of room to improve. Three Apple patents published recently show how the firm continues to work on its mapping app, and hints at a few ...


TechnoBuffalo
Apple eyes new 3D-mapping features in latest patents
TechnoBuffalo
Apple Maps has come a long way since its disastrous launch back in 2012, but the Cupertino company still has plenty of room to improve. Three Apple patents published recently show how the firm continues to work on its mapping app, and hints at a few ...


IPWatchdog.com

Provisional Patents: What are they and why do you need them?
IPWatchdog.com
A provisional patent application will never itself mature into an issued patent, but in the right circumstance (and done properly) a provisional patent application can be a very useful tool for inventors. This is particularly true now that the United ...

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IPWatchdog.com
Provisional Patents: What are they and why do you need them?
IPWatchdog.com
A provisional patent application will never itself mature into an issued patent, but in the right circumstance (and done properly) a provisional patent application can be a very useful tool for inventors. This is particularly true now that the United ...

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Financial Times

Star designers side with Apple in Samsung patent case
Financial Times
Samsung's appeal to the Supreme Court hinges on what portion of a copied product's profits can be awarded in damages to a patent holder. It is the first time in decades that the top court in the US has considered an issue relating to design patents.
Samsung's latest invention looks suspiciously like the Apple WatchBusiness Insider
Calvin Klein thinks Apple was paid fairly in Samsung patent caseEngadget
Apple Seeks To Extend Patent Protection To Look Of DeviceInvestor's Business Daily
International Business Times UK -Daily Mail -InsideSources -Patently Apple
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Financial Times
Star designers side with Apple in Samsung patent case
Financial Times
Samsung's appeal to the Supreme Court hinges on what portion of a copied product's profits can be awarded in damages to a patent holder. It is the first time in decades that the top court in the US has considered an issue relating to design patents.
Samsung's latest invention looks suspiciously like the Apple WatchBusiness Insider
Calvin Klein thinks Apple was paid fairly in Samsung patent caseEngadget
Apple Seeks To Extend Patent Protection To Look Of DeviceInvestor's Business Daily
International Business Times UK -Daily Mail -InsideSources -Patently Apple
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New patents place Hamamatsu's cameras in ideal position for lightsheet applications
News-Medical.net
Hamamatsu Photonics has been granted patents for their Lightsheet Readout Mode, which takes advantage of the rolling shutter readout in scientific CMOS cameras. Lightsheet Readout Mode is currently available in the ORCA-Flash4.0V2 camera.

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New patents place Hamamatsu's cameras in ideal position for lightsheet applications
News-Medical.net
Hamamatsu Photonics has been granted patents for their Lightsheet Readout Mode, which takes advantage of the rolling shutter readout in scientific CMOS cameras. Lightsheet Readout Mode is currently available in the ORCA-Flash4.0V2 camera.

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Uber IP: A primer on the patents, trademarks and copyrights owned by Uber
IPWatchdog.com
It appears that Uber's main strategy in protecting its intellectual property is through the use of utility patent protection. As Uber currently owns several issued patents, through its own filing and acquisition, it is difficult to determine whether ...


IPWatchdog.com
Uber IP: A primer on the patents, trademarks and copyrights owned by Uber
IPWatchdog.com
It appears that Uber's main strategy in protecting its intellectual property is through the use of utility patent protection. As Uber currently owns several issued patents, through its own filing and acquisition, it is difficult to determine whether ...


Makers of Humira and Enbrel Using New Drug Patents to Delay Generic Versions
New York Times
Now the two companies behind the competing drugs have found common ground in keeping those prices so high: They are deploying new patents to prevent patients and insurers from getting two essentially generic versions of the drugs for less money.

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Makers of Humira and Enbrel Using New Drug Patents to Delay Generic Versions
New York Times
Now the two companies behind the competing drugs have found common ground in keeping those prices so high: They are deploying new patents to prevent patients and insurers from getting two essentially generic versions of the drugs for less money.

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Los Angeles Times

Yahoo puts more than 3000 patents up for auction
Los Angeles Times
Yahoo Inc. is hoping to sell most of its technology patents as part of a purge that also could culminate in the sale of its Internet operations. More than 3,000 patents that already have been issued or are under approval review are on the auction block.
Yahoo is unloading 3000 patents, and it will be a fire saleArs Technica
Yahoo Lines Up Bids for About 3000 PatentsWall Street Journal
Patent sales can have lots of potential buyersMarketplace.org
USA TODAY -Financial Times
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Los Angeles Times
Yahoo puts more than 3000 patents up for auction
Los Angeles Times
Yahoo Inc. is hoping to sell most of its technology patents as part of a purge that also could culminate in the sale of its Internet operations. More than 3,000 patents that already have been issued or are under approval review are on the auction block.
Yahoo is unloading 3000 patents, and it will be a fire saleArs Technica
Yahoo Lines Up Bids for About 3000 PatentsWall Street Journal
Patent sales can have lots of potential buyersMarketplace.org
USA TODAY -Financial Times
all 203 news articles »


NBCNews.com

Microsoft Sells Patents to Xiaomi, Builds 'Long-Term Partnership'
NBCNews.com
Microsoft is selling about 1,500 of its patents to Chinese device maker Xiaomi, a rare departure for the U.S. company and part of what the two companies say is the start of a long-term partnership. The deal, announced on Wednesday, also includes a ...
Xiaomi's path to the West gets a little easier with Microsoft patent dealArs Technica
China's Xiaomi buys Microsoft tech patentsDeutsche Welle
China's Xiaomi Buys Microsoft Patents to Spur Global ForaysBloomberg
Computerworld -BBC News
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NBCNews.com
Microsoft Sells Patents to Xiaomi, Builds 'Long-Term Partnership'
NBCNews.com
Microsoft is selling about 1,500 of its patents to Chinese device maker Xiaomi, a rare departure for the U.S. company and part of what the two companies say is the start of a long-term partnership. The deal, announced on Wednesday, also includes a ...
Xiaomi's path to the West gets a little easier with Microsoft patent dealArs Technica
China's Xiaomi buys Microsoft tech patentsDeutsche Welle
China's Xiaomi Buys Microsoft Patents to Spur Global ForaysBloomberg
Computerworld -BBC News
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