The decade-long Apple v Samsung patent-infringement trial is nearing its end. A jury is expected to announce on Monday whether the premier Android maker owes Apple $1 billion for copying the iPhone’s design.
Since the introduction of innovation patents in Australia in 2001, purportedly to boost the innovation metric in small and medium-sized businesses, less than 5,000 were ever awarded to the scheme's targets.
Rhythm Biosciences (ASX:RHY) has today announced that coverage of its granted European patent (EP2829881) has been confirmed in 13 jurisdictions: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland & Liechtenstein and the United Kingdom.
It seems like Coolpad is suing Xiaomi over patent infringement, well, Coolpad’s subsidiary that is, Yulong Computer Telecommunication Scientific. Back in January, Coolpad actually sued Xiaomi for patent infringement, though back then, it seemed like the issue will be resolved soon… well, that doesn’t seem to be the case. In fact, Xiaomi claimed that it never received any official notice of a lawsuit by Coolpad, so the whole case seemed a bit weird. In any case, Coolpad has filed a case against Xiaomi in Shenzhen quite recently, and the company even officially announced its lawsuit, it seems, at least if My Drivers publication is to be believed. In the provided document, the company did clarify what’s going on here.
Abu Dhabi: A new class of antibiotic compounds, a device to correct an ear defect that affects 300 million people and a new catheter that is safer and easier to use were some of the 23 projects for which patents were announced in the capital on Wednesday.
The amount of money that shoe and apparel companies spend on protection of their intellectual property is astonishing, whether it be related to trademark infringement, patent infringement or otherwise. Further, a number of cases in the space involve large entities battling each other over use of what is at least deemed by one party to be proprietary.
A couple of patents published earlier this week indicate that Microsoft Band might have a future after all. Both patents are to do with health and fitness monitoring on a device that looks very much like the discontinued tracker.
Solas OLED Ltd., an Irish OLED intellectual property company headquartered in Dublin, has reported strong growth ahead of its attendance at the upcoming SID Display Week in Los Angeles, the event for the world’s electronic display industry from May 22-25. Established in 2016 Solas has assembled one of the world’s largest intellectual property portfolios in the OLED space.
Carmaker Ford is imagining a future where parking is so scarce, you have an electric bicycle built into your car to get to your final stop. The company just nabbed a patent for the "Vehicle with an Integrated Electric Motorcycle," where the two-wheeled bike might actually fit into a front panel of the car.
The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has launched a new FinTech Fast Track initiative to expedite patent application-to-grant process for FinTech inventions. FinTech patent applications can be expected to be granted in as quickly as six months, compared to at least two years for normal applications.