AIPLA 2020 Spring Meeting
May 6 to 8, 2020
San Antonio, TX
Join a diverse, global community of law firms, companies, and institutions involved in the practice of patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and other unfair competition laws at AIPLA's Spring Meeting at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio in San Antonio, TX.Add to:
AIPLA Asks Supreme Court to Hold That Willful Infringement Not Be Required for Disgorgement of Profits Under Lanham Act
September 20, 2019AIPLA argues that that proof of willfulness should not be required for an accounting of profits under Section 35(a) of the Lanham Act.
Steve Winwood Defeats ‘Gimme Some Lovin’ Copyright Claims
September 19, 2019The Sixth Circuit on September 17, 2019, affirmed a lower court judgment in favor of English singer and musician Steve Winwood in a copyright infringement case because the evidence of the alleged copyright infringement was inadmissible hearsay.
Design Patent Title Limits Patent Scope, Fed. Cir Says
September 18, 2019The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on September 12, 2019, held that a Curver Luxembourg SARL’s design patent for a chair was not infringed by home goods company Home Expression.
Validity of Deep Fryer Sensor Patent Upheld
September 17, 2019The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on September 12, 2019, affirmed a PTAB ruling which held that a patent covering a cooking oil sensor in a deep fryer was not invalid for obviousness.
Phigenix Loses Breast Cancer Treatment Appeal
September 13, 2019The Federal Circuit on September 5, 2019, held that Genentech, a biotechnology company, didn’t infringe Phigenix’s patent for a breast cancer treatment.