Another Act Against the Trolls

by Adam Philipp on January 9, 2014

Beware, patent trolls!

Innovation Act passes,

Patent law to change?

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:US_Capitol_dome_Jan_2006.jpgThe US House of Representatives has passed House Resolution 3309, known as the “Innovation Act,” by a margin of 325 to 91.

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What It Costs To Sue

by Adam Philipp on April 26, 2012

IP law survey
Finds patent litigation
Costly for both sides

A survey conducted by the American Intellectual Property Law Association has revealed the median litigation costs of patents infringement suits:

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EPO fees continue to rise on April 1, 2009

by Adam Philipp on February 26, 2009

Starting April 1st of this year, the European Patent Office (“EPO”) phases in the second of its fee increases. This increase threatens to have serious financial impacts for patent applicants, especially for startups needing to conserve cash. If you are considering applying for the benefits of patent protection in Europe, or already have an application in progress, there are some things you can do now.

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