While E-commerce major Flipkart awaits a patent grant for its ‘anti-theft’ packaging invention, Flipkart announced that it will begin rolling out the pilferage protection box which has been designed specifically for high-net products like mobiles, tablets, and watches.
Canadian mobile major BlackBerry and American watch manufacturer Timex have entered into a patent license agreement which has raised hopes of BlackBerry smartwatches rolling out in the market in coming times.
Gujarat National Law University (GNLU) Centre for IPR, in collaboration with GNLU-Microsoft chair on IPR and policy research, is organising a panel discussion on ‘Protecting software’s through Patents: Current Challenges and Future Solutions’ on 7th October, 2017 at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
Patent Application 1: Have the Mosquitoes finally met their match?
Title: Mosquito Controller Street Light
Application No. 201641041029
Applicants: Bharath University
The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has affirmed that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) can reach a counterargument that was not preemptively addressed by a petition for review or institution decision.
Jeffrey Lewis was announced as a patent litigator in the firms’ US office by Norton Rose. Lewis joined the firm from Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, and is licensed to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office.