The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is currently deliberating whether the United States Patent and Trade Mark Office (USPTO) Patent Trial and Appeals Board (PTAB) have the legal authority to assess and revoke the validity of issued U.S. patents, during a third party challenge proceedings.
In this post, we look at the July 2017 Australian Patent Office decisions. Of the seven decisions published to date (issued to 24 July 2017), four (4) relate to computer software and manner of manufacture, and on all four the Delegate has found the subject matter unpatentable.
In February 2017, a team of University of Texas engineers announced the development of the first all-solid-state battery cells -…
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