Brand Protection Council - Your RealSource for Intellectual Propertyhttp://www.bpcouncil.comBPCouncil Rss NewsLimelight Networks Found Not to Infringe on Level 3 Patentshttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=43TEMPE, ARIZ - Limelight Networks Inc. announced in a press release that the jury found in favor of the Company in the case Level 3 Communications LLC. v. Limelight Networks Inc. (United States DistriMon, 26 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTPD-LD Announces Licensure Agreement for VBG Technology Portfoliohttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=44PENNINGTON, NJ - PD-LD Inc., the worldwide leader in Volume Bragg Grating (VBG) technology, announced a licensing agreement with Ondax Inc. of Monrovia CA, a press release by the company stated.Mon, 26 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTKing Pharmaceuticals to Appeal Skelaxin Summary Judgment Orderhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=45BRISTOL, TENNESSEE - King Pharmaceuticals Inc. reported that the US District Court for the Eastern District of New York in the case of King Pharmaceuticals Inc., et al. v. Eon Labs Inc., Case No. 04-cMon, 26 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMTCEVA to Showcase Mobile IP Leadership at Mobile World Congress 2009http://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=46SAN JOSE, CA - CEVA Inc. announced in a press release that it will showcase its leadership in Mobile Intellectual Property (IP) through a range of new and innovative demonstration platforms at MobileThu, 05 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTNew Trademarks Act in Force in Dominicahttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=47ROSEAU - The “Marks, Collective Marks and Trade Names Act of 1999” came into force in Dominica on February 1, 2009, according to a press release by Lysaght & Co.Tue, 03 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTMicrosoft and Brother Enter Into Broad Patent Cross-Licensing Agreementhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=48REDMOND, WASH - Microsoft Corp. and Brother Industries Ltd. have signed a patent cross-licensing agreement to allow access to each company’s respective patent portfolio, a press release by Microsoft sThu, 05 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTGovernments and Country-Code Managers' Interest in the Fast Track Processhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=49MARINA DEL REY, CA - The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), last year, sent letters to countries and territories informing them about the Fast Track process where a ...Thu, 12 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTQuantRx Granted New Patenthttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=50DOYLESTOWN, PA - QuantRx Biomedical Corporation announced in a Wednesday press release that the US Patent and Trademark Office has issued a new patent expanding QuantRx’s oral testing Intellectual ...Thu, 12 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTMicrosoft Awarded Its 10,000th US Patenthttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=51REDMOND, WASH - The US Patent and Trademark Office recently awarded Microsoft Corp. its 10,000th US patent, according to Microsoft.Thu, 12 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTUS Court Grants Rambus Supplemental Damages in Hynix Casehttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=52LOS ALTOS, CA - Rambus Inc. announced that the US District Court for the Northern District of California has granted its request for supplemental damages following an earlier jury verdict finding nineTue, 24 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTFair Isaac Awarded Eight New Patentshttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=53MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, USA - Fair Isaac Corporation, the leading provider of analytics and decision management technology, announced in a press release that it was awarded eight new patents in the...Tue, 24 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTBoston Scientific Takes Top Spot Back from Medtronichttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=54CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - The latest Medical Devices & Services Patent Scorecard was released on February 17, 2009 and has ranked 123 of the top medical device companies according to the relative strengthsTue, 24 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMTGigamon Awarded Three New US Patentshttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=55SILICON VALLEY, CA - Gigamon, the global leading provider of intelligent data access networking products, announced in a press release that it has been awarded US Patents No. 7,424,018; 7,436,832; andSun, 01 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTImproving Institutional Confidence Plan Publishedhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=56MARINA DEL REY, CA - The results of a lengthy community consultation to improve institutional confidence in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) have been published for discSun, 01 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTPatented Technology Tracks & Recovers Stolen Portable Electronic Deviceshttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=57PORTLAND, ORE - GadgetTrak Inc., the leading innovator of theft recovery and data protection technology for mobile devices, announced in a press release that it has been awarded a patent by the US ...Sun, 01 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTDesign Day 2009 to Be Held at the USPTO Conferencehttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=58D.C - The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced in a press release that it will host its third annual Design Day at the agency’s headquarters in Alexandria, VA, next month.Mon, 09 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTUSPTO Announces Call for Nominations for National Medal of Technology and Innovationhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=59WASHINGTON, DC - The Department of Commerce’s United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is seeking nominations for the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, a press release by the Off..Mon, 09 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTDVD Association Now the International Digital Media Alliancehttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=60LAS VEGAS, NV - The DVD Association (DVDA) announced that its Board of Directors unanimously agreed to change its name to the International Digital Media Alliance (IDMA).Mon, 09 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTINTA to Hold Roundtable on Overlapping of Trademark and Designhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=61AHMEDABAD, INDIA - The International Trademark Association (INTA) is organizing a roundtable entitled “Overlapping of Trademark and Design: With particular reference to the Shape of Goods and PackaginSat, 07 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTDepartment of Justice Promotes International Network to Combat IP Crimehttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=62BANGKOK - Building upon the successes of earlier efforts, the US Department of Justice (USDOJ) announced the opening in Bangkok of a regional conference of approximately 100 key law enforcement and inSun, 15 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTThe Availability, Affordability and Protection of Content in Digital Britainhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=63LONDON - The UK Government invited on March 13, 2009 views on the role a ‘digital rights agency’ should play in protecting and promoting the legal use of copyright content online, and how industry, coSat, 14 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTSkyhook Wireless Announces New Patent Awardhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=64BOSTON, MA - Skyhook Wireless, provider of the Wi-Fi Positioning System (WPS) and the hybrid location system XPS, announced that the US Patent Office awarded it USPN 7,493,127: Continuous Data OptimizSat, 14 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTUSPTO Grants Reissue Patent Relating to Lipitorhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=65USPTO Grants Reissue Patent Relating to LipitorUSPTO Grants Reissue Patent Relating to LipitorUSPTO Grants Reissue Patent Relating to Lipitor.Wed, 18 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTBP Council-Microsoft Comments on TomTom Countersuithttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=66REDMOND, WASH - Microsoft filed a legal action in the US District Court of Western Washington and with the International Trade Commission (ITC) on February 25, 2009, against TomTom, a car navigation cMon, 23 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTHP Resolves Ink Cartridge Patent Infringement with Ninestarhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=67PALO ALTO, CA - HP announced in a Tuesday press release that it has resolved patent violation issues with China-based Ninestar Image Co. Ltd. relating to HP 02 and HP 14 inkjet cartridges.Tue, 24 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTAgreement to Simplify International Patent Classification System http://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=68GENEVA - A committee of international experts meeting at the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva from March 16-20, 2009 agreed to simplify the structure of the international systWed, 25 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTABMC Awarded 2 Patents In The Medical Fieldhttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=69INDERHOOK, NY - American Bio Medica Corporation (ABMC) announced that it has been notified by the United States Patent and Trademark Office that it will be granted two patents; one for its oral fluidWed, 25 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMTThe Imaging Supplies Coalition Adds HP to Its List of Members Battling Against Counterfeitinghttp://www.bpcouncil.com/viewnews.aspx?newsID=70March 23, 2009 -- The Imaging Supplies Coalition for International Intellectual Property Protection (ISC) today announced that HP has joined the Coalition effective March 1, 2009.Wed, 25 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMT