The Onion Papers, Session C

Session C of The Onion Papers recently was posted to YouTube. This session considered non-statutory double patenting rejections, Terminal Disclaimers, and best practices for 2023.

Japanese Translation of “Configured To”

Our post entitled “Configured To” has been translated into Japanese by Oshima Yoshitaka-san of Beikoku Patent Translation Lab. The translation is available here.

Mother Popcorn

Over the past few weeks, we considered Case 5 of the Comparative Study on Hypothetical/Real Cases: Novelty (November 2009), based on the specification of continuation-in-part… Read More »Mother Popcorn


Elsewhere, I recently mentioned the USPTO does not permit reliance on Wikipedia, even for background information.  I then learned the European Patent Office permits use… Read More »Wikipedia