Posts Tagged: john white


IPW Webinar: The Patent Cooperation Treaty in 60 Minutes

Join Gene Quinn, CEO & President of IPWatchdog, and John White, CEO, Managing Director and Program Faculty of the  PCT Learning Center, as they discuss world wide …
By Renee C. Quinn
2 months ago 0

NAPP Annual Meeting & Virtual Conference

  Without a doubt, the 2021 Virtual AMC will be the “place to be” for patent prosecution practitioners. TOPICS WILL INCLUDE: Current Developments in Utility and Design Patent …

IPW Webinar: Hague System Best Practices & Common Mistakes

Everything You Need to Know About International Industrial Design The Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs provides a practical business solution for registering up …
By Renee C. Quinn
3 months ago 0

IPW Webinar: An Hour On PCT

The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) enables applicants to file a single standardized patent application, and have that application treated as a regular national patent application in 153 Member …
By Kira Elliott
7 months ago 0

IPW Webinar – The Patent Cooperation Treaty: Best Practices & Common Mistakes

The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) is becoming an increasingly important tool for companies all around the world, with strategic use on the rise for a variety of …
By Renee C. Quinn
10 months ago 0

IPW Webinar: 10 Things Every Patent Practitioner Should Know

One of the most common questions we receive from new practitioners is this: “Once I pass the patent bar exam, how do I learn to actually start …
By Renee C. Quinn
1 year ago 0

Don’t Give Up: Section 101 Allowances Are Up at USPTO

The data shows that Section 101 allowances at the USPTO are on the rise after a long period of decline, but the 101 situation still remains “alarming,” said panelists …
By Eileen McDermott
3 years ago 2

Industry Insiders: Opinions Mixed in Aftermath of Supreme Court Holding in Helsinn

Yesterday a unanimous Supreme Court ruled that the America Invents Act’s (AIA’s) language barring patent protection for inventions that were “in public use, on sale, …
By Eileen McDermott
3 years ago 6

Patent Prosecution Experience Gap: Getting 2 Years Experience

For people starting out in the patent field, virtually all job announcements require some patent prosecution experience. A typical requirement is, for example, at least 2 years of …
By John White
3 years ago 9

Patent Practitioner Training: Everything Patent Practitioners Need to Know

You’ve passed the patent bar exam. Now what? We have heard that question too many times to count over the years as we have collectively spent …
By Gene Quinn & John White
3 years ago 8

SAS: When the Patent Office institutes IPR it must decide patentability of all challenged claims

In SAS Institute, a 5-4 majority ruled that there is no authorization in the statute for the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) to partially institute a …
By Gene Quinn & Renee C. Quinn
3 years ago 12

What should USPTO Director Andrei Iancu do first?

There are no shortage of opinions about what Director Iancu should do now that he is at the helm of America's innovation agency. To contribute to the …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 33

Predicting Oil States after Supreme Court Oral Arguments

After oral arguments were held on Monday, November 27, 2017, I again asked a number of industry insiders what thoughts and predictions they now have after having the benefit …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 34

Industry Reaction to the Federal Circuit’s Decision in Aqua Products v. Matal

First-take reaction to Aqua Products v. Matal from a distinguished panel of experts. Todd Dickinson: "I don’t think that I’ve ever seen such a collection …
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 21

Industry Reaction to SCOTUS First Amendment Decision in Matal v. Tam

Lauren Emerson, Baker Botts, LLP: "Today’s decision, while not surprising, is momentous, as any decision striking a longstanding legislative provision based on freedom of speech would …
By Gene Quinn & Renee C. Quinn
4 years ago 8