Modern Times Legal Patent Blog

Patents 101 at Harvard University

Appearing at Venture Cafe this Thursday for open Patent Attorney Q&A

New post at Inovia Blog re patenting in Africa

This American Life on Patents

100 years of innovation and 100k+ patents: IBM

USPTO now offers email patent and TM news subscriptions

2009 WIPO-ARIPO Patent-Drafting Workshop Video

USPTO BPAI holds software claim patent-ineligible under Bilski

Near-knockout: 10 takeaways from the Supreme Court's Bilski decision

Still no Bilski decision from the US Supreme Court

Still waiting - 10 expectations for Bilski and patent eligibility

Supreme Court Bilski decision imminent?

Slideshow: 'Understanding And Obtaining Patents And Managing Costs'

Other IP Blogs

Understanding Patent Claims

USPTO Goes Wiki

David Kappos Talks About His Initiatives to Change US Patent Practice

Great Tool for Improving the Quality of Patent Applications

Welcome 2010: Challenges and Opportunities in Patent Practice

You May Now Obtain a "Green" Patent Via Accelerated Examination

Benefits of US provisional patent applications

USPTO Director David Kappos's blog is now public!

Changes Coming to USPTO--Part VI: Rejection Mentality and Work Sharing

Return visit to African Regional Intellectual Property Office (ARIPO)

Changes coming to USPTO--Part V: new examiner count system

Remarkable story of African small-scale renewable energy independence

"Cool" (and Delicious) Inventions

Dudas: Continuation Rules are Dead / Surprised by Drop in Patent Allowances

Costs of Obtaining and Maintaining a US Patent

Prominent VC's on energy storage investments

The benefits of a (near-)paperless patent prosecution practice

Changes are coming to the USPTO--Part IV: Remaking the Count System

Changes are coming to the USPTO--Part III: David Kappos: "patent quality does not equal rejection"

Old People Are More Innovative - thinking about age diversity in the context of invention

Changes are coming to the USPTO--Part II: "This is not [just] a tweak or an adjustment"

Innovation everywhere - Africa and the developing world

Changes are coming to the USPTO--meet incoming Director David Kappos

Book Review: "Black Inventors in the Age of Segregation"

When amending claims in PCT applications, all claim pages must now be replaced

Anyone can be an inventor - a salute to Michael Jackson

Welcome Henry Maxwell Sayre to this world

Devastating . . .

Saluting Burns & Levinson, WilmerHale and Sean Cleary for "Greening the Practice of Law"

Business Week Ranks Boston #3 Among World's Most Inventive Cities

Interesting 2008 PCT Statistics

In-Person Examiner Interviews at the USPTO

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