Latest Patentability Stories

2011-08-31 18:30:00

Frontline Technologies, Inc., provider of the Aesop® system, has signed a covenant promising not to sue CRS, Inc. for any claim of infringement under Frontlineâs U.S. Patent No. 7,430,519 (the â˜519 patent). The issuance of this covenant comes after ex parte reexamination of the â˜519 patent was ordered by the United States Patent and Trademark Office on July 8, 2011. The USPTO has since preliminarily rejected certain claims in...

2011-08-05 00:00:03

Early Stage Company Receives the Rare Acknowledgement of Patentability on a First Office Action on Two Patents in One Month Ponte Vedra, FL (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 US patents will be granted on two different separation technologies that have been in development by Armington Technologies, LLC's affiliate, Tenoroc, LLC. The US Department of Energy estimates that separation processes represent 40 to 70 percent of both capital and operating costs in industry. They also account for 45 percent...

2011-05-11 07:51:00

DEARBORN, Mich., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Severstal North America announced today that it has achieved a favorable decision in a patent reexamination proceeding before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) brought by Severstal regarding United States Patent 6564,604, owned by ArcelorMittal. The patent concerns some of the technology used in the production of aluminum-coated, boron-bearing carbon steel, the end use for which is predominantly in high-strength automotive...

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