Posts Tagged: conversation


On the Record with IAM’s Richard Lloyd

I think it’s interesting to see how people present this as a bipartisan issue but that covers up the fact that actually there are some very …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 11

Congress expected to take up federal trade secret legislation in 2015

There was a lot of action on this in the last Congress. There is a group of law professors that have expressed some opposition to the proposal …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 1

Common currency creates challenges for the unitary patent

With the Euro once again in crisis people look back on the decision to go with the common currency and many people here believe that that was …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 0

Harmonization and the quest for an elusive international grace period

An interview with Jim Pooley, former Deputy Director General of WIPO - The actual changes that we might have to accept in a truly globalized, harmonized system …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 2

Helping start-ups turn ideas into valuable assets

The first thing we do is we assess the idea. And when we assess the idea we verify that the idea can lead to the creation of …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 4

The Ramifications of Alice: A Conversation with Mark Lemley

LEMLEY: "I think Alice is a real sea change on the patentable subject matter issue. I’ve heard a lot of folks talk about how Alice doesn’…
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 26

Conversation with Jay Walker and Jon Ellenthal, Part 3

"Our promise to the small or medium size operating company is we will give them a simple and affordable way to understand the patent environment they’re …
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 1

Exclusive with Ray Niro: The Man They Call the Patent Troll

On July 1, 2013, I spoke on the record with Ray Niro, who is one of the most well known patent litigators in the United States. Throughout his career …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 24

A Patent Conversation with Steve Kunin

Steve Kunin is the head of Oblon's Post Grant Patent Proceedings practice group, and is also on the firm's Management Committee. He is also a friend. For …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 3

Software Patents: Drafting for Litigation and a Global Economy

On March 25, 2013, I spoke on the record with Eric Gould Bear (left) about software innovations, software patents and the trials and tribulations of litigating software patents long …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 0

Designing Into the Path of Disruptive Technology: An Interview with Software Expert Eric Gould Bear

It’s important to remember that ideas are a dime a dozen. And what matters at the end of the day, in my mind, is what works …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 1