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2014-05-22 16:27:02

NASHUA, N.H., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VGo Communications, the leader in robotic telepresence solutions, announced today that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit upheld the lower court's jury trial verdict that VGo does not infringe patents held by InTouch Health. "We are pleased with the verdict", said Peter N. Vicars, CEO VGo Communications, "but continue to be disappointed in the system that grants patents for overly broad claims that can then be used as...

2014-03-13 20:23:41

DUBLIN, Ireland, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lcxc8l/practical) has announced the addition of the "Practical Introduction to International Patent Law and Practice - An Essential Foundation Course (London)" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lcxc8l/practical ] conference to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Practical...

2014-01-08 12:32:16

Important SCOTUS Cert Conference on January 10 CHICAGO, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Soverain Software has received widespread industry support for its patent infringement case, Soverain v. Newegg, which is scheduled for the Supreme Court's January 10, 2014 certiorari conference. The widely-read SCOTUSblog features Soverain v. Newegg as both a Petition of the Day and a Petition to Watch. "After reading our cert petition and the court documents, leaders in the legal community are...

2013-08-20 23:04:21

SynQor announced today that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office upheld the patentability of SynQor's U.S. Patent relating to unregulated Intermediate Bus Architecture. Boxborough, MA (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 SynQor announced today that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office reversed an earlier decision by a patent examiner in an inter partes reexamination proceeding and upheld the patentability of SynQor's...

2011-08-22 16:56:16

As the software industry continues to be embroiled in a long-lasting all-out software patent war, the European Union is planning to follow the same course. When the Hargreaves report urged the UK to avoid software patents, The UK government already approved a plan that will likely enforce them. Software patents are dangerous to software developers because they impose monopolies on ideas. It is not a good idea to develop non-trivial software if you must incorporate a maze of patents...

2010-07-21 06:30:00

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the European Patent Office (EPO) in Germany on Tuesday as officials reviewed a groundbreaking case involving a patent awarded to a British firm for a technique to boost levels of a substance in broccoli that could help prevent cancer. The method involves identifying the relevant genes on the broccoli genome and mapping them to genetic markers, then selecting the broccoli lines with these markers for use in plant breeding. However, competitors to the...

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