Posts Tagged: nominations


President Trump nominates FTC’s Maureen Ohlhausen to Court of Federal Claims

President Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate a tenth wave of judicial nominees. Among those nominated today for positions on the federal judiciary were Acting FTC …
By Gene Quinn
1 month ago 0

USPTO Director Nominee Andrei Iancu Unanimously Approved by Senate Judiciary Committee

Earlier today President Trump's nominee to become the new Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and the Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office …
By Gene Quinn
2 months ago 1

10% of judicial emergencies are in EDTX, the preferred venue for patent litigation

Three of the judicial emergencies, just less than 10 percent of all judicial emergencies in the U.S. federal court system, are in the U.S. District Court …
By Steve Brachmann
1 year ago 4

President Obama nominates Karen Gren Scholer to Eastern District of Texas

Karen Gren Scholer has been nominated to serve on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. If confirmed, Scholer, who was born in …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 6

Kara Stoll Unanimously Approved for CAFC by Senate Judiciary Committee

In a unanimous vote the Senate Judiciary Committee approved the Stoll nomination, which now moves on to the full Senate. If confirmed Stoll would take the vacant …
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 3

Senate Confirms Raymond Chen to Federal Circuit

While in the Solicitor's Office at the USPTO Chen's notable Federal Circuit arguments included In re Bilski, In re Nuijten, and In re Comiskey. While I disagreed …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 1

Call for Nominations for 40th Annual Inventor of the Year Award

Nominations are due by May 15, 2013, and the winner (and the nominators) will be honored on Monday, December 10, 2012, in Washington, D.C. at a gala event. The purpose …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 3

Nominations Open for IPO Inventor of the Year Award

The Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation currently has a Call for Nominations for their 39th Annual Inventor of the Year Award. Nominations are due by April 16, 2012, and …
By Gene Quinn
6 years ago 0

Nominations: Deputy Commish for Patent Examination Policy

Lets be perfectly clear, the Patent Office does not call me and ask my input regarding anything, which should be readily apparent to those who read IPWatchdog.…
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 10