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22 08, 2018

December 2017: Immoral or Scandalous Trademarks

By |2019-10-27T18:41:21-08:00August 22nd, 2018|News|Comments Off on December 2017: Immoral or Scandalous Trademarks

In the case of In re Brunetti, a panel of the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reversed a finding of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, the panel determining the Lanham Act (trademark law) prohibition [...]

21 08, 2018

May 2017: Copyright Registrations – a Prerequisite to Litigation?

By |2019-10-27T18:40:56-08:00August 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on May 2017: Copyright Registrations – a Prerequisite to Litigation?

In the case of Fourth Estate Benefit Corp. v. Wall-Street.com LLC, et al., the Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit deepened the split between the circuit courts on the issue of whether a copyright registration must [...]

21 08, 2018

May 2017: On Sale Bar to Patenting

By |2019-10-27T18:40:40-08:00August 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on May 2017: On Sale Bar to Patenting

In the case of Helsinn Healthcare SA v. Teva Pharmacueticals USA, Inc., the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit confirmed that the America Invents Act did not change the “on-sale bar” to patenting an invention.  The [...]

21 08, 2018

April 2017: Firm News

By |2019-10-27T18:40:25-08:00August 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on April 2017: Firm News

Weide & Miller issued another 23 U.S. patents in the first quarter of 2017.

21 08, 2018

January 2017: Firm News

By |2019-10-27T18:39:54-08:00August 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on January 2017: Firm News

Weide & Miller ended the year as Nevada’s most prolific patent firm by issuing a total of 70 U.S. patents in 2016.