News and Articles About Patents
iPhones might soon be able to determine when and where a car has been parked, and then guide absentminded drivers back to their vehicles.
An entrepreneur devoted to innovation and protection of intellectual property lets loose about patent trolls and the patent system that enables them.
Legal complexities have resulted in a system where only a judge can determine what a patent covers.
When it comes to these issues, the best policy is to avoid the risks.
The cost of a patent attorney is daunting for independent inventors but a government program makes it affordable, if you qualify.
Nobody knows everything, even in their own field. This lawyer got herself into trademark difficulty that a few simple steps would have avoided.
Trademarks are inexpensive to obtain and grow in value as your business grows. It is never too early to trademark your brand
For startups, patent trolls can be a major headache. Make sure you remain abreast of patent risk to avoid litigation with trolls.
An ounce of prevention can be really worth the investment.
A suit brought today by Zhan Baosheng, who registered the 'Tesla' trademark in China in 2006, could decelerate the electric car-maker's eastward expansion.
For a large number of people to replace their gasoline-powered cars with electric- vehicles, many automakers need to make electric cars.
The King of Pop's digitized performance at the Billboard Music Awards gave the world a glimpse into a captivating technology that faces serious hurdles, inside and out.
Patent office rules that NFL team's name is 'disparaging' to Native Americans.
Elon Musk said the company is opening up its patents to competitors in 'the spirit of the open source movement.'
A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
While this protection can rack up a bill, businesses will gain certain competitive advantages in the process.
Don't be caught off-kilter by unexpected roadblocks and setbacks. Acquaint yourself with these keys for ushering new products into the marketplace.
The tech company has a new patent application to apply Google Glass's camera feature to contact lenses.
As Washington continues to mull new patent legislation, here's a snapshot of the U.S. patent landscape.
Apple has filed a patent for 'transparent texting.'
As Apple prepares to wage yet another patent suit against Samsung, a key engineer is sharing insight into the enigmatic company's creative processes.
Infringing on someone else's trademark is no laughing matter. Attorney Doug Wolf offers up advice on what entrepreneurs need to know about trademark infringement.
Despite its founder's notorious disdain for them, Apple could release a surprisingly slick "iPen" stylus. Or not.
Misunderstandings about patents and copyrights can cost your business. Avoid these traps.