Suffolk University - IP Law Podcast Series: Brain Landry of Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP comments on Patent Term Adjustment

Community Member Brain Landry, Associate with Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP, contributed the following podcast to the community. Patent Term Adjustment

Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP: USPTO Files Notice of Appeal in Exelixis v. Kappos

UPDATE: The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has filed a notice of appeal in the Exelixis case, and the case will be reviewed by the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Fitch Even attorneys will monitor the progress of the appeal and will report when the appellate court has issued its decision...

Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP: Recent District Court Decision in Exelixis II at Odds with Exelixis I

By Fitch Even attorney Jonathan C. Hughley On January 28, 2013, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia decided Exelixis, Inc. v. Kappos ( Exelixis II ) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], a second case involving the patent term adjustment provisions of the...

USPTO Implements Significant Patent Term Adjustment Changes Pursuant to the AIA Technical Corrections Act

On April 1, 2013, the USPTO published an "interim final rule" relating to Patent Term Adjustment (PTA), to implement changes to the PTA statute embodied in the AIA Technical Corrections Act. Although the rule changes have an immediate effective date, the USPTO will consider written comments...

Things to Know About the Latest Final Interim Rules to Patent Term Adjustment

by Alex Chan On April 1, 2013, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published interim final rules revising several patent term adjustment (PTA) provisions in view of the AIA Technical Corrections Act of January 14, 2013. 78 Fed. Reg. 19416. The USPTO's interim final rules became effective...