Posts Tagged: Gene Quinn


Why and When Design Patents are Useful

Simply said, the rights provided by one design patent will be extremely unsatisfactory. However, design patents must be considered because a design patent can in many instances …
By Gene Quinn
4 months ago 3

PCT Basics: Obtaining Patent Rights Around the World

For better or for worse, there is no such thing as a worldwide patent. There is, however, something that approximates a worldwide patent application that can ultimately …
By Gene Quinn
5 months ago 4

IPW Webinar: Patentability of Life Sciences Inventions in the EU and China

The European Patent Office (EPO) and the China National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) are both seeing a rise in the number of patents filed in the pharmaceutical …
By Kira Elliott
5 months ago 0

IPW Webinar: Tips & Tricks for Bringing Actionable IP Intelligence into the Boardroom

Gone are the days when businesses made tough decisions based on anecdotes and gut feelings. Right now, decisions need to be based on data and hard facts.  …
By Kira Elliott
5 months ago 0

USPTO Report Puts Chinese Innovation Growth in Context

On January 13, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a new report on the impact of patent and trademark filing trends in China. The report, …
By Gene Quinn
5 months ago 12

IPW Webinar: App Mania: Driving the Market for Users and Abusers

In 2018, Allied Market Research valued the global mobile app marketplace at $106 billion. It is projected to nearly quadruple in size by 2026 and reach $407 billion. With such a …
By Kira Elliott
5 months ago 0

Dorsey Responses to Senators on Copyright Reform Show Contempt for Congress and IP

On December 28, Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC), Chair of the Senate IP Subcommittee, and Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), Ranking Member of the Senate IP Subcommittee, sent another letter …
By Gene Quinn
6 months ago 13

Ericsson Wins Temporary Restraining Order Over Samsung in ED TX FRAND Litigation

Earlier today, Judge Rodney Gilstrap of the United States Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a temporary restraining order against Samsung in a …
By Gene Quinn
6 months ago 4

Solving the Patent Bar Gender Gap Without Lowering the Bar to Eligibility

“Qualified women are unnecessarily excluded from membership in the patent bar,” wrote Mary T. Hannon in a recent law review article seen by Senators Mazie Hirono (D-HI), …
By Gene Quinn
6 months ago 44

IPW Webinar: Multi-Jurisdiction Patent Litigation: A Global Affair

For a patent owner seeking to enforce one— or many— patents, understanding the web of jurisdictions available to them can be difficult. While all jurisdictions offer a …
By Kira Elliott
6 months ago 0

Why It’s Time to Board the PCT Train: The Benefits of Filing U.S. Patent Applications via the PCT First

I am going to make a bold statement: every non-provisional patent application for an invention originating in the U.S. should be filed via the Patent Cooperation …
By John White
7 months ago 30

Facing the Consequences: Biden’s Transition Team Should Concern the IP Community

It is difficult to talk about political issues in the current environment in the United States but looming for the patent and innovation community is a potential …
By Gene Quinn
7 months ago 45

David Kappos Reflects on the Developing Landscape for SEPs at IPWatchdog’s SEP2020

On day one of IPWatchdog’s SEP2020, keynote speaker David Kappos told IPWatchdog President and CEO Gene Quinn that the IP community should not panic about what …
By Eileen McDermott
7 months ago 1

Bayh-Dole 40 Event: Protect the Future by Embracing the Past

The Bayh-Dole 40 Coalition and IPWatchdog today jointly presented a video webinar commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Bayh-Dole Act— officially the “University and Small Business Patent Procedures …
By Gene Quinn
8 months ago 0

IPW Webinar – Benchmarking IP Operations and Managing Data

For an intellectual property law firm failure is not an option. A single mistake can bankrupt a firm and lead to hundreds of millions, or billions of …
By Renee C. Quinn
8 months ago 0