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Table of Contents
A Divided Court on the Issue of Joint Infringement
By Michael Kahn and Beth Finkelstein of Ropes & Gray LLP
Innovators Take Note, "Imitation Two-Year Provisional" Option Extended Through 2012
By Ryan B. McBeth and Jeffrey S. Whittle and Jim E. Bradley and Michael R. Samardzija of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
Mechanisms and Strategies for Challenging Patents at the USPTO in the Wake of the America Invents Act
By Naveen Modi and Dinesh N. Melwani of Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
Proposed Rules to Implement the "Goldilocks" Review Proceedings -- Should We Care?
By Scott McBride of McAndrews, Held & Malloy, Ltd.
Holography Remains a Vital Weapon in the Battle to Protect IP
By Dr. Glenn Wood of International Hologram Manufacturers Association
Cancellation of Patent Claims in an Interference After Those Claims Have Been Held Not Invalid in an Infringement Action
By Charles L. Gholz and Greg H. Gardella of Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.
Innovation Anchor Scorecard
Effective Briefing: Observations from a Former APJ
By Michael W. O'Neill of Novak Druce + Quigg LLP
Are Brand Owners Seeing Red?: Loubountin and Yves Saint Laurent and the Ongoing Battle Over Aesthetic Functionality
By Emily Bayton and Nathaniel Edwards of Lewis and Roca LLP
RFC Express: Recently Filed Patent Cases
From The Editor
By John L. Rogitz of Rogitz & Associates
Invention Analysis and Claiming: Means-Plus-Function Claiming -- Part 1
By Ronald Slusky
Design Patent Perspective: Surveys for Design Patent Litigation -- Part 1
By Robert G. Oake, Jr.
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