USPTO Director Lee resigns

Michelle Lee, the head of the United States Patent and Trademark Office resigned on June 6, 2017, apparently effective the same day. Michelle Lee was a favorite of large technology companies, many of which lobbied to keep her in place during a Trump administration....

You can wait before suing on a patent

Latches is an equitable doctrine that says you can’t know about a claim you could bring and then wait years before bringing a lawsuit.  The idea is that after a while, people should be able to rely on the fact that you haven’t sued to indicate that you...