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2017 June IPLawBugle®

JUNE 2017 Bugle Editorial Staff
  Alex Agudelo
Save the Date! Chintan Desai
AIPF 2017 Annual Meeting Liliana Galindo
San Francisco, CA 94133 Felix Klopmeier
  Hande Mumcuoglu
AIPF News  Juan Felipe Acosta
IP Law Updates Matthew Stark
Member Firms in the News Mervyn Valadares


When Good Lawyers Go Bad: Common Ethics Mistakes by IP Practitioners

Michael McCabe, McCabe Ethics IP Law LLC
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 12:30pm EDT


Key Recent Trends in Calculating Patent Infringement Damages

Shawn Fox, Sikich LLP
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 12:30pm EDT


Save the Date!

AIPF 2017 Annual Meeting
Wednesday, September 13 to Friday, September 15
Marriott Fisherman's Wharf Hotel
San Francisco, CA 94133

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Rebutting Objections to Inventiveness
Zhong Shouqi, Peksung Intellectual Property

Since early 2015, patent examiners at the State Intellectual Property Office of China have been increasingly focusing on patentability issues, especially inventiveness. For instance...

Service Invention in China - Current Provisions & Proposed Changes
Stephen Yang, Chofn Intellectual Property

 Article 6 of the current Chinese patent law defines "service invention-creation" and the ownership thereof. Specifically, it provides that: An invention-creation, made by a person...

UPC on Hold! A Constitutional Complain Puts the Ratification Process for the European Unified Patent on Hold
Felix Klopmeier, Lang & Rahmann

 A private person in Germany filed a constitutional complaint with the German Constitutional Court against the UPS. The name of the plaintiff and the complaint are not publically...


Kelly IP Recognized in Managing IP's IP Firms of the Year 2017 

In May 2017, Managing IP awarded AIPF member firm, Kelly IP for their outstanding work in trademark prosecution as part of their 12th annual Global Awards and 10th North American Awards dinner...


Press Release - Kim Winston LLP, June 2017 

Kim Winston LLP announces the additions of John Letchford as Senior Counsel and Vadim Rodin as Associate, and the admission of Chinan Desai to the United States Patent and Trademark Office...



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