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IP and Innovation on Capitol Hill: Week of March 18

This week in Washington, D.C., Capitol Hill is silent because of district work durations for the Home of Representatives and state work durations for the...

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IP and Innovation on Capitol Hill: Week of March 4

This week on Capitol Hill and the Washington D.C. space, the Supreme Courtroom grants the petition in Iancu v. NantKwest; the U.S. Home of Representatives will...

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A Look at the Revived Senate IP Subcommittee’s Leadership

Final week, Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) and Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC)—respectively, Rating Member and Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on...

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Patent Bar Sample Narrowly Favors Finding for Petitioner

On February 19, the U.S. Supreme Courtroom heard oral arguments in Return Mail Inc. v. United States Postal Service—considered one of two IP instances the...

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Both Sides Struggle at Supreme Court

“I assume what I hoped for was that you’d have an argument from specific statutory provisions….I hear you simply saying, look, this can be a broad...

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IP and Innovation on Capitol Hill: Week of February 4

This week on Capitol Hill, committee hearings within the U.S. Senate will give attention to improvements associated to monetary methods, the race to 5G...

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Supporting Right of Dissatisfied Parties to Appeal Adverse IPR Decisions

”The case raises the query of whether or not the Federal Circuit can refuse to listen to an attraction by a non-defendant petitioner from an opposed remaining...