February 8, 2019
Fitch Even partner Steven G. Parmelee recently served as guest lecturer for the University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business, as part of the MBA-level international business course “International Intellectual Property Management.” On January 31, Steve presented on “Provisional Patent Applications,” and on February 7, he discussed “How to Conduct Patent Searches.”
Steve has extensive experience in complex patent preparation and prosecution in the U.S. and abroad, and has assisted clients with patent portfolio management, freedom-to-operate issues, and transactions for over 40 years.
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IP Alert | Federal Circuit Affirms Athena's Diagnostic Method Claims to Be Patent Ineligible Under Section 101February 19, 2019
On February 6, in Athena Diagnostics v. Mayo Collaborative Services, the Federal Circuit held that patent claims drawn to a method for diagnosing neurological disorders were invalid and offered guidance on how it will analyze such claims in future decisions. Read more