U.S. software company Salesforce has won a patent to detect spam emails using blockchain technology. The patent filing was published on the U.S. Patent and Trademark... Read More »
Conflict exists between the interests of inventors and patent attorneys who are tasked with protecting their inventions... Read More »
One of the most important things for a retailer to protect from copying is its retail environment, its familiarity. The thing that makes customers feel they’re... Read More »
Patent trolls know that it costs a lot of money to defend a patent case. The high cost of defensive litigation means that defendants are pressured to settle even if... Read More »
Technology company Microsoft has joined the fight against “patent trolls” by signing up to the LOT Network. The LOT Network is a “community of... Read More »
Despite the important role of intellectual property rights in incentivizing innovation, the patenting of pharmaceutical innovation is frequently accused of impeding... Read More »
Adding to the many new patent bills introduced in the House of Representatives over the summer and covered in this space, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) has put forward... Read More »
An IP Inclusive and Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA) survey showed that 33 percent of patent professionals are uncomfortable, unhappy or very unhappy... Read More »
Major financial and technological enterprises from China and the U.S. are leading the global drive to develop blockchain applications, according to a new report that... Read More »
CV Sciences has become the subject of a class-action lawsuit from investors for failing to disclose that one of its patents was rejected... Read More »