Welcome to Skilled in the Art. I’m Law.com IP reporter Scott Graham. It’s been a busy week in IP. Here’s what’s cracking:
- A few last thoughts on Judge Kathleen O’Malley’s impending departure from the Federal Circuit.
- The maker of an opioid overdose treatment says that if its patent was good enough for the PTAB, it should have been good enough for New Jersey federal court.
- All of a sudden, some countries are warming up to the idea of artificially intelligent machines as named inventors on patents.
- Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton will defend Ford in trademark suit with GM.