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03 Jul
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Patents: Leading companies form Allied Security Trust

Some of the leading companies have come together to form a trust called as the Allied Security Trust with an objective of fighting Patent Trolls. Some of the members of the trust include, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Motorola, Sun Microsystems and so on. A member can join the trust by paying 2, 50, 000 US Dollars and […]

01 Jul
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Patent: SAP settles patent suit with i2

The patent infringement litigation began when Dallas based i2 technologies filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas in September 2006 against Germany’s SAP and its U.S. subsidiary Newtown Square, SAP America Inc. i2 alleged infringement of its seven patents by SAP. The patented technologies covered software programs related […]

29 Jun
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Trademarks: ICANN plans to introduce new top level domain names

(ICANN) Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers completed a policy development with the recommendation from its Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO) to implement a process that allows introduction of New Top Level Domain Names i.e. to join the likes of .com or .org. in the meeting held in Paris on June 24th 2008. The […]

25 Jun
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Patent: Apple, HTC, Dell, Toshiba and others hit by Typhoon Touchtech patent infringement claims

Typhoon in December, 2007 filed a patent infringement suit in the US District Court, Eastern District of Texas against Dell. the company subsequently added Apple, Fujitsu, Toshiba America, Lenovo US, Panasonic Corp. of North America, HTC America, Palm Inc., Samsung Electronics America, Nokia Inc. and LG electronics USA to its list of defendants by amending […]

24 Jun
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Patent: Infringement issue between Convolve Versus Dell

This is the infringement issue between Convolve & DELL. Convolve claims that DELL is infringing on a patent (‘635) granted to it in 1998 for “shaping command inputs to minimize unwanted dynamics”Originally, the patent ‘635 was granted to the three co-inventors: Mr. Singer, Mr. Kim and Mr. Seering in 1988 during their research tenure at […]

22 Jun
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Patent: Case Note: Diamond v. Diehr

Author: Kalyan Chakravarthy Kankanala, Chief Knowledge Office, Brain League IP Services Now BananaIP . To know more about BananaIP (Earlier known as Brain League) visit www.bananaip.com Case facts A method of curing rubber where the temperature in the mold is continuously measured and fed into a digital computer which calculates he cure time using arrhenius […]

21 Jun
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Patent: Case Note: Apotex USA, Inc. v. Merck & Co., 254 F.3d 1031 (Fed. Cir. 2001)

Author: Ken Aoki, Patent Agent, Japan CASE FACTS · Apotex’s patents cover a process for making an enalapril formulation (high blood   pressure drug). · Merck has been selling enalapril (VASOTEC) since 1983. · Merck owns a product patent but does not own a manufacturing process patent. · Later, Merck disclosed ingredients of the enalapril […]

20 Jun
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Patent: U.S. Supreme Court reaffirms Patent Exhaustion

In its recent verdict in the most talked about case of LG Electronics v. Quanta (decided on June 9, 2008), the United States Supreme Court reaffirmed the doctrine of patent exhaustion. The case witnessed LG suing Quanta for using certain Intel chips incorporating patents owned by LGE. The point of contention was that inspite of […]

20 Jun
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Intellectual Property: Indian Diet Whisky and Vodka gets US patent

Vijay Malaya’s Vittal Mallya Scientific Research Foundation in Bangalore has developed the technology of manufacturing diet whisky and diet vodka which helps to fight obesity, it actually breaks down the sugar cells and fat cells. Moreover, this technology has been granted US patents.These legitimate drinks have been tested in laboratories and have proved that they […]

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