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Other Barks & Bites for Wednesday, November 23: Senate Democrats Renew Call for TRIPS Waiver, SCOTUS Denies Right of Publicity and Initial Interest Confusion Appeals, and Apple Files Petition for Cert on Licensee Standing to Challenge Patent Validity

This week in Other Barks & Bites: the Supreme Court denies petitions for certiorari in cases over Lanham Act claims asserted by professional models against strip clubs using …
By IPWatchdog
8 days ago 2

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun Seeks An Associate, Patent Agent or Technical Specialist

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is seeking a a talented Associate, Patent Agent or Technical Specialist to join our Electrical/Computer Science practice group.  This full-time, permanent position will …

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun Seeks an Intellectual Property Associate or Patent Agent

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is currently seeking a talented Associate or Patent Agent to join their Chemical and Biotechnology practice groups.  This full-time, permanent position will be located …

This is What’s at Stake if WTO Removes Protections for Lifesaving Medicines

Experts agree: The COVID-19 vaccines are one of humanity’s greatest achievements. The previous record for vaccine delivery was almost five years; today’s innovators delivered the …

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is Seeking a Trademark Associate Attorney

Marshall, Gerstein & Borun is seeking a Trademark Associate Attorney for their Trademark Practice Group.  This full-time, permanent position will be located in their Chicago, IL …

McNees Wallace & Nurick Is Looking to Hire a Copyright/Trademark Associate

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC is recruiting an Intellectual Property Attorney (Copyright/Trademark) with at least 5 years of relevant experience. McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC has offices in Harrisburg, …

Photographer’s SCOTUS Petition Argues State School Liable Under Takings Clause for Copyright Infringement

On November 15, Houston-area aerial photographer Jim Olive Photography filed a petition for writ of certiorari asking the U.S. Supreme Court to take up an appeal from …
By Steve Brachmann
10 days ago 1

FDA Resists FOIA Request for Vaccine Approval Info as Biden Administration Offers to Share it with the World

From the “one hand doesn’t know what the other hand is doing” category, believe it or not, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is effectively refusing …
By Gene Quinn
11 days ago 5

Other Barks & Bites for Friday, November 19: Global Value of Music Copyright Up 2.7% in 2020, Kanter Confirmed as DOJ Antitrust Head, and Ireland Adopts EU Copyright Directive

This week in Other Barks & Bites: The USPTO is postponing until January 2023 the filing fee for patent applications not filed in DOCX format; a recent Global Value …
By IPWatchdog
13 days ago 0

Is Europe Running Out of Trademarks? Professor Beebe Talks EU Trade Mark Depletion

Is the European trademark system a victim of its own success? This was the question posed by Professor Barton Beebe of NYU School of Law at the …
By James Nurton
14 days ago 4

Avery Dennison is Seeking a Junior IP Counsel Based in Mentor, OH

Avery Dennison is actively looking for someone to join their diverse team of talents. As a Junior IP Counsel, you will be providing global intellectual property (“IP”) …

Tarantino Pulp Fiction Dispute Spotlights the Contentious Relationship between NFTs and IP Rights

Director Quentin Tarantino’s 1994 Pulp Fiction, considered among the most influential films in modern history, has emerged as a test case of sorts for issuing non-fungible tokens (…
By Bruce Berman
14 days ago 4

Final Rule Implementing Trademark Modernization Act Will Soon Allow USPTO to Crack Down on Fraudulent Filings from China

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office yesterday published a final rule implementing the Trademark Modernization Act of 2020 (TMA), which was signed into law as part of …
By Eileen McDermott
14 days ago 2

The Estée Lauder Companies is seeking a Patent Agent for its Design Practice

The Estée Lauder Companies is seeking a Patent Agent for its Design Practice. This full-time, permanent position is based in Melville, …

Iancu, Locke and Kappos Slam Biden Administration’s Support for COVID IP Waiver in New White Paper

Former U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Directors Andrei Iancu and David Kappos, and former Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke, today released a White Paper calling …
By Eileen McDermott
15 days ago 4