PCT Receiving Office for Multinational Applicant

Can a company file an international application under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) with the US as the receiving office?

Third-Party Submissions

Can the public provide prior art information relevant to claims of a patent application to the patent office?

CBM Review Cannot be Predicated on Incidental Activity

Identification of what patent qualifies as a Covered Business Method (CBM) patent cannot rely on non-statutory phrases like "incidental to" (Secure Axcess, LLC v. PNC Bank Nat’l Ass’n).

We're taking a break.