LexisNexis® Intellectual Property update: More vital administrative decisions, filings and practice insights (Nov / Dec 2013)

LexisNexis® Intellectual Property update: More vital administrative decisions, filings and practice insights (Nov / Dec 2013)

A key component of LexisNexis® Intellectual Property solutions is content—an unrivaled collection of case law, agency materials and strategic guidance from a real-world perspective; leading authoritative treatises from the most-cited experts; news and business publications; prior art resources; and more that can help you develop, retain and protect your clients’ intellectual property. (Access the PDF)

This comprehensive collection continues to grow. Now LexisNexis IP subscribers will discover:

More intellectual property administrative decisions and filings

LexisNexis offers more than 70,000 intellectual property administrative decisions from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) available through both the lexis.com® and Lexis Advance® services, supported by a recent acquisition of more than 10,000 decisions. The LexisNexis decisions include:

  • USPTO Patent Office Board of Appeals (1928 – 1937)
  • USPTO Board of Patent Appeals & Interferences (1937 – 2012)
  • USPTO Patent Trial & Appeal Board Decisions (from 2012)
  • USPTO Commissioner of Patents and Trademark Decisions (from 1956)
  • USPTO Trademark Trial & Appeal Board Decisions (from 1958)

The LexisNexis IP administrative decision collection is an attractive alternative to Bloomberg BNA® because it includes parallel cites to the U.S. Patents Quarterly (USPQ) from BNA as well as pagination starting with USPQ Volume 108. Sample LexisNexis decisions with USPQ Parallel Cites:

  • SAP America, Inc., v. Versata Development Group, Inc., 2013 Pat. App. LEXIS 3788; 107 U.S.P.Q.2D (BNA) 1097 (Pat. App. June 11, 2013)
  • In re AOP LLC, 2013 TTAB LEXIS 344; 107 U.S.P.Q.2D (BNA) 1644 (Trademark Trial & App. Bd. July 12, 2013)

USPTO Filings from BPAI and PTAB

LexisNexis added 6,600 briefs, pleading and motions (May 2001 to January 2013) to lexis.com. The content is scheduled for release via Lexis Advance in January 2014.

The LexisNexis IP Law & Strategy Series: Insights from the “real world”

The LexisNexis IP Law & Strategy Series brings 35+ titles acquired from Oxford University Press, written by author-practitioners from major market segments, conveying a “real-world” strategic vantage point. The titles include:

  • Business Method and Software Patents
  • The Business of Intellectual Property
  • Clean Tech Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property Culture and Compliance
  • Intellectual Property in Government Contracts
  • Patent Application Drafting
  • Thesaurus of Patent Claim Construction

The LexisNexis IP Law & Strategy Series is currently available via lexis.com and is scheduled for release at Lexis Advance in January 2014.

Model Patent Jury Instructions

Now available at Lexis Advance:

  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Model Patent Jury Instructions
  • Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA) Model Patent Jury Instructions

 

How do LexisNexis IP administrative decisions compare?

LexisNexis has 8% MORE Intellectual Property administrative decisions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office than Westlaw®.*

LexisNexis provides 59 MORE years of coverage of Intellectual Property administrative decisions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office than Westlaw.*

LexisNexis has MORE decisions than the U.S. Patents Quarterly (USPQ) from BNA and includes parallel cites to USPQ.†

LexisNexis offers MORE features, such as core terms, color trademark images and links to Legal Topics that are not available in BNA versions.‡

 

*Comparison data based on information available as of April 2013.

 †Comparison data based on information available as of June 2013.

‡Comparison data based on information available as of September 2013.