Oblon Client - KFUPM Ranked Fourth in Top 100 Universities Granted US Utility Patents in 2018
The National Academy of Inventors and the IPO Association, ranked an Oblon client, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), fourth place in the Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility Patents in 2018.
SOVEREIGN IMMUNITY AND IPR'S: AND NOW, THE REST OF THE STORY
Radio great Paul Harvey would always leave listeners hanging during his broadcast, then return from a commercial with "the rest of the story". Previously, I wrote on the Federal Circuit ruling with respect to Tribal Immunity (https://www.oblon.com/publications/tribal-immunity-in-ipr-is-dealt-a-death-blow-by-the-federal-circuit). At the end of that article I stated: "I note, however, that in the final sentence of their analysis, the Federal Circuit explicitly stated that this decision did NOT address whether there is any reason to treat state sovereign immunity differently with respect to IPR proceedings. That will remain to be seen…"
Jacob Doughty and Grace Kim will attend this forum as IP consultants to other participants of the conference. They are attending this event to network and introduce Oblon to other conference participants and attendees.