Posts Tagged: Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox


John Christopher Rozendaal and Michael Joffre Join Sterne Kessler

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. is pleased to announce that John Christopher (J.C.) Rozendaal and Michael E. Joffre have joined the firm as …
By Press Releases
4 years ago 0

News & Notes: February 12, 2014

Two New Shareholders at Niro, Haller & Niro --- Spherix Innovate 21: Patent License in Exchange for Startup Equity --- UC Hastings Startup Legal Garage Gets $100K Grant --- …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 0

Insiders React to Supreme Court Prometheus Decision

Just over three weeks ago the United States Supreme Court issued a decision in Mayo Collaborative Services v. Prometheus Laboratories, which sent much of the patent world …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 25

A Patent Bigfoot? The Mythical First Action Allowances DO Exist!

Top 50 Law Firms with the most first action allowances according to PatentCore data. But where are these first action allowances coming from? All over the Patent Office …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 21

One Year Post-Bilski: How the Decision is Being Interpreted

This week marks the first anniversary of the Supreme Court issuing its decision in Bilski v. Kappos. The decision held that the machine-or-transformation test is not the …
By Michelle Holoubek
10 years ago 6

Reporting from the 15th Annual USPTO Inventors Conference

All of the morning sessions were open to all attendees followed by break out sessions later in the day where the attendees were able to choose the …
By Renee C. Quinn
10 years ago 0

E.D. of TX Rejects Design Patent Point of Ornamentality Test

In a recent decision, the Eastern District of Texas has clarified the proper role of functionality in claim construction for design patents. By statute, design patents must …

All or Nothing Design Patent Reexaminations: On the Rise?

Cumulative statistics released by the USPTO demonstrate steady growth in the number of requests for reexamination being filed generally (particularly inter partes) since the advent of third-party …
By Tracy-Gene Durkin
11 years ago 1

Reexamination of Patents Listed in the FDA’s Orange Book: Surprising Facts For Brands and Generics

Did you know that while a total of 4,849 ex parte and inter partes patent reexamination requests were filed from 1999 to 2009, only 55 are reexaminations of patents associated with …
By Gaby Longsworth
11 years ago 1