Celgard
In a lawsuit filed in California, U.S. battery manufacturer Celgard, a subsidiary of Polypore International, has sued Shenzhen Senior Technology Material Co., Ltd. (Senior) for patent infringement and for misappropriating Celgard's trade secrets and confidential information. The suit has a bit of a spy novel twist in that Celgard alleges in its complaint that one of its...

EagleView
BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- EagleView, a leading technology provider of aerial imagery and data analytics, today announced a critical legal decision establishing that industry competitors, Xactware Solutions, Inc. and Verisk Analytics, Inc., willfully infringed EagleView's proprietary intellectual property (IP) and upholding EagleView's IP and...

Techfest 2019
The Innovation and Creation Startup Workshop of TECHFEST will be held on Sep. 19, 2019 in Lang Son City, Vietnam, and INTERFIVE IP LAW FIRM honorably is one of the Sponsors for this Workshop, specifically in the field of Intellectual Property for the Startup community.   TECHFEST is the BIGGEST annual event for the innovative startup community Vietnam, organized by the Ministry of Science...

Samsung Patent
Electronics giant Samsung filed for a patent in May 2019 titled, “Programmable Blockchain Solid State Drive and Switch.” Even though few details are known about the newly designed system, a surge in patent applications filed by large corporations on blockchain is clearly visible. Patent wars — i.e., battles between corporations or individuals to secure patents for litigation...

Capcom
Koei Tecmo Games has been ordered to pay Capcom almost $1.5 million in compensation after a court agreed that Koei Tecmo had infringed upon two of Capcom’s patent. The ¥157 million settlement – which consists of ¥144m in damages and ¥13.1m in legal fees – follows a court case that was filed in 2014 accusing Koei Tecmo of infringing upon Patent #3350773 (Patent A) and Patent #3295771...