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Important Amendments to Chinese Patent Law

Guest post from Deshan Li, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Senior Partner at Unitalen Attorneys at Law. On October 17, 2020, the amendments to the Patent Law were adopted by the Congress, which will come into effect as of June … Continue reading

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The Patent Value Problem and the Case for Design-Around

Guest post from Edward Sandor. We’ve become, to our detriment, a society that purposefully closes its eyes to patents. We’re collectively not doing enough to avoid adoption of patents on average inventions, and by not avoiding them, we’re unjustly building their … Continue reading

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IPO Chat Channel: Inequitable Conduct – A Refresher & Update – April 23rd

Have findings of inequitable conduct due to egregious misconduct become more common post-Therasense or can a simple failure to disclose material prior art still lead to a finding of inequitable conduct? What are the possible consequences to both litigators and … Continue reading

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Kathleen “Kay” Terry, Esq. (1934-2018)

We should all note and be saddened by the death of Kay Terry, who was a “godmother” to Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner from our start in 1993, when she was a head of life science patenting and licensing in the … Continue reading

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