Posts Tagged: Focarino

Patent Reform – What’s Driving the Patent Legislative Agenda?

Phil Johnson on IPR: "I think with hindsight we might say they made the mistake of relying on the Patent Office to promulgate regulations for fair proceedings …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 12

Former Commissioner for Patents Peggy Focarino Joins Oblon

Peggy Focarino, the Former Commissioner for Patents for the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), has joined Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP as Senior Patent …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 2

The End of an Era – Commissioner for Patents Peggy Focarino Retires

Since she first joined the USPTO as the newest examiner in 1977, Focarino has worked tirelessly in a variety of different roles, always as a public servant. Not …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 4

Federal Circuit Review – Issue 3 – 01-09-2014

In this issue of the Federal Circuit Review: (1) Denial of Attorneys’ Fees Vacated for Consideration of Additional Facts Under “Exceptional Cases” Statute; (2) BPAI’s Obviousness Determination Unsupported …