Navigation Links
Patent enforcement: What you don't know might hurt you

This is part one of a two part article. The next installment covering the enforcement tactics and proactive measures to take will appear next week.

You or your company may have no patents and, generally, little perceived need to be concerned with patent matters. However, there is a growing group of entities that consider enforcing patents to ......

Full article >>> reign countries do not require an inventor to actually build or implement his or her invention. An inventor need only create a design. Patents issued on designs are sometimes referred to as paper patents, because the inventor never builds a prototype before filing the patent application and may never actually build a product or implement a process embodying the invention.

In some cases, ......

Full article >>> ove just two things: ownership of the asserted patent and that the accused device or process (regardless of who made or designed it) is covered by at least one claim in the patent.

However, until recently most patent lawsuits involved a plaintiff company practicing an invention suing a competitor who was making and selling a product or service thought to infringe the patent. Retailers and......

Full article >>> forcing them against entire industries.

There are some other consequences of that model. First, since they dont manufacture or provide any products or services, patent enforcers are generally not interested in a cross-licensing arrangement, where the defendant licenses its patent or patents in exchange for a license to the plaintiffs patent or patents. Second, long-term business relations......

Full article >>>
'"/>

Source:wistechnology.com By Derek Stettner 11/21/05


Related biology technology :

1. Patent licensing: For enforcing companies, the rules have changed
2. Patent ruling doesnt tarnish Wisconsins stem cell leadership
3. Patent office upholds challenge to WARF stem cell patents
4. Patent rule changes are in the wind
5. Gulbrandsen tackles daunting challenges in Patent Office
6. Patent essentials for business owners: from patent to profit
7. UW-Stevens Point Professor Receives Patent Approval For New Technology
8. WARF Granted New Antibiotics Patent
9. What citizens dont ask political candidates
10. Why companies dont get invited to the DEMO conference
11. Stay in the drivers seat, but dont ditch technology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/22/2016)... ... June 22, 2016 , ... Quantitative ... business incubator and current participant in the Phase 1 Ventures program, is leveraging ... , Quantitative Radiology Solutions helps physicians make better treatment decisions by quantifying ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 21, 2016 , ... New light-based ... cutting into the tissue — promise to enable both compact, wearable devices for point-of-care ... even deeper under the skin. , Recent work and visionary future directions are detailed ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... SAN DIEGO , June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... that has developed a testing platform designed specifically ... the formation of their scientific advisory board (SAB). ... of directors, the SAB is chartered to advise ... infectious disease assay platform. Led by Dr. ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... June 22, 2016 On Tuesday, June ... 4,843.76, up 0.14%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.14% ... 2,088.90, up 0.27%. The gains were broad based as five ... has initiated coverage on the following equities: Minerva Neurosciences Inc. ... PTLA ), Trevena Inc. (NASDAQ: TRVN ), ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/28/2016)... First quarter 2016:   , ... the first quarter of 2015 The gross margin was ... 18.8) and the operating margin was 40% (-13) Earnings ... flow from operations was SEK 249.9 M (21.2) , ... SEK 7,000-8,500 M. The operating margin for 2016 is ...
(Date:4/19/2016)... 2016 The new GEZE SecuLogic ... web-based "all-in-one" system solution for all door components. It ... the door interface with integration authorization management system, and ... The minimal dimensions of the access control and the ... installations offer considerable freedom of design with regard to ...
(Date:4/14/2016)... BioCatch ™, the global ... the appointment of Eyal Goldwerger as CEO. ... Goldwerger,s leadership appointment comes at a time of significant ... of its platform at several of the world,s largest ... unique cognitive and physiological factors, is a winner of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):