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Oracle v. Google – Update // January 29, 2019
Oracle America, Inc. v. Google LLC is a series of related intellectual property law cases making its way through the courts for almost a decade, with the latest decision issued by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in the spring of 2018, and discussed in our previous article published on June 14, 2018. On Thursday, January 24, 2019, Google filed a petition for certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court.  Read more

Oracle v. Google // June 14, 2018
Oracle America, Inc. v. Google LLC has been dubbed “the World Series of IP cases” by one of the presiding judges. Others have referred to the dispute as the case that never ends. The United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC), ruled in favor of Oracle earlier this spring, opining that Google had violated Oracle’s copyrights. Read more

PTAB Grants Rehearing of Patent in Delaware Litigation // February 4, 2016
In a rare move, the U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board recently granted rehearing of its denial to institute inter partes review of Greatbatch Ltd.’s U.S. Patent No. 7,327,553.  Read more

Events / Seminars / CLEs

September 12, 2019
Panitch Schwarze Hosts ILTA Event on Data Governance
The Philadelphia intellectual property law firm Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel LLP will host an event in conjunction with the International Legal Technology Association entitled “Implementing Data Governance – Across File Servers, Computers and your DMS.” Read more

August 15, 2019
Attorney Dennis Butler to Speak at 2019 Venture & IP Conference
Panitch Schwarze partner Dennis Butler will present at the 2019 Invent Penn State Venture & IP Conference. His session will focus on IP 101 – "What Every Start-up Needs to Know about IP Protection." This discussion will emphasize intellectual property issues that start-ups may face, as well as some of the best strategies on how to manage those risks. Read more

July 25, 2019
Mr. Steiger will be discussing Supreme Court and Federal Circuit Cases relevant to IP from the past year. Read more

News Coverage

PTAB Declines to Review Panitch Schwarze Client’s Design Patent, Allowing it to Remain Valid // November 20, 2018
Law360 covered a recent decision by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) that effectively upheld a patent granted to Panitch Schwarze client Idea Nuova Inc. The PTAB declined a request for inter partes review of a patent held by Idea Nuova covering the design of a foldable chair. Read more

John Simmons Quoted in Law360 re Japanese Optical Manufacturer IP Case // March 29, 2018
Panitch Schwarze partner John Simmons was quoted in Law360 regarding a recent summary judgment hearing in federal court. The case involves the firm’s client Hamamatsu Photonics K.K., a Japanese optical manufacturer. Read more

Panitch Schwarze Administrators Co-Author Article for Law Practice Today // March 19, 2018 Read more

Press Releases

September 6, 2019
Panitch Schwarze Adds Technical Advisor to Team
Philadelphia and Delaware intellectual property law firm hires former USPTO patent examiner with background in engineering Read more

August 15, 2019
7 Panitch Schwarze Attorneys Named Among 2020 'Best Lawyers in America', 1 Named Lawyer of The Year
Philadelphia intellectual property lawyers listed among best in nation Read more

August 12, 2019
Panitch Schwarze Named a 2019 'Most Well-Respected Law Firm'
Pennsylvania and Delaware intellectual property law firm recognized by industry professionals for their excellence in patent law. Read more


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