Posts Tagged: scott daniels


Microsoft Petitions PTO to Reverse Refusal to Grant Reexam in i4i Dispute, Could Moot Supreme Court Appeal

At the end of December, we learned that Microsoft had petitioned the PTO Director to order reexamination of the ‘449, and this morning that petition has been released …
By Scott M. Daniels
9 years ago 19

IPWatchdog 2010: ABA Blawg Tops + Over 2 Million Visits

I am pleased to announce that IPWatchdog.com was selected by the readers of the ABA Journal as their favorite IP Law blog for 2010 ABA. I am …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 6

Smucker Loses Reexam Battles, But May Win Litigation War

The Board’s analysis might interest patent prosecutors who routinely face rejections based on “applicant’s admissions,” not to mention the applicants who feel obliged to submit …
By Scott M. Daniels
9 years ago 48

IPWatchdog.com Chosen as one of the ABA Journal’s Top 100

I am pleased to announce that the Editors of the ABA Journal yesterday announced they have selected IPWatchdog.com as one of the top 100 best law blogs …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 8

Major Funai TV Patent, Once Held Valid by CAFC, Brought down in Reexamination

Funai appealed the examiner’s rejection to the PTO Board which conducted oral argument on August 18th. The CAFC’s earlier decision in favor of Funai was …
By Scott M. Daniels
10 years ago 3

Microsoft Files Another Reexam Against $290 Million i4i Patent

I don’t know why Microsoft didn’t present all the prior art in the Texas case sooner, and I can't explain why they might have wanted …
By Scott M. Daniels
10 years ago 6

Do you have what it takes to bring suit at the ITC? — Standing and the ITC’s domestic industry requirement

Put simply, Section 337 requires that an ITC complainant show that, as of the time of filing, (a) it maintains a certain level of economic activity within the …

Trial Judge Terminates Injunction After PTO Issues Advisory Action in Reexamination

The sequence of events of In re Swanson is well known. Judge James Cohn of the Southern District of Florida has now taken the Swanson approach one …
By Scott M. Daniels
10 years ago 11