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USPTO Announces Fee Changes
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has announced new fee rules - with many increased fees - effective January 16, 2018. Click for more details.
Oblon Named a “Best Law Firm 2018” by U.S. News and World Report
Oblon has again been named one of the “Best Law Firms” in the United States in 2018 by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers. The prestigious ranking is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations.
Oblon Receives Prestigious Band I ranking from Chambers & Partners USA
Oblon’s Intellectual Property practice has received a prestigious Band 1 ranking from Chambers & Partners USA.
Ex parte McAward – Testing Claims for Indefiniteness
An essay by Dave Longo where he discusses the PTAB’s indefiniteness decision in Ex parte McAward is published by Patently-O.
Ex Parte Timothy – The PTAB gets Mayo wrong
An article by Dick Kelly on Ex Parte Timothy. Click to read complete article.
The Implications of In re Cray on the Sharing Economy
An article by Chico Gholz and Sasha Rao on the Implications of In re Cray on the Sharing Economy is published in BNA’s Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal.
Oblon Patent Conference in Seoul - Korea
The presentation will address some of the latest trends in patent practice, with a focus on providing practical recommendations.
Patent Law and Policy 2017: Courts, Congress and the Monetisation Landscape
Oblon is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of IAM's 3rd annual Patent Law and Policy: Courts, Congress and the Monetisation Landscape event.
Current Issues at the PTAB
Todd Baker will be speaking on “Current Issues at the PTAB” at the AIPLA webinar on November 1, 2017.
Chambers & Partners USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
Oblon’s Intellectual Property practice received a prestigious Band 1 ranking from Chambers & Partners USA (2015). The publication identified the firm as a leading firm in the area of intellectual property law, while also ranking four Oblon partners.
Oblon Named a "Best Law Firm" by U.S. News and World Report
Oblon was named one of the “Best Law Firms” in the United States in 2017 by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers.
Oblon Honored in The Legal 500 United States 2015
Oblon has been honored by The Legal 500 as one of America's leading firms in the area of patent prosecution for utility and design patents. In addition to the firm ranking, six Oblon partners were mentioned for their individual expertise and praised the distinguished Post-Grant proceedings team.