Stamford-based encaptiv™ is the first tech startup to be selected for Whitmyer IP Group’s InventLabTM program. encaptiv™, led by Stamford resident Shannon Daniels, is an all-in-one presentation, sales and marketing platform that bridges the gap between presentations and business goals – improving engagement, productivity and outcomes through intelligent automation. Through the InventLabTM program, WHIPgroup provides selected residents like encaptiv™ IP legal advice at no cost in an effort to help residents access startup resources in Fairfield County and beyond.
WHIPgroup successfully used the Pre-Appeal program to obtain allowance on an application directed to an endoscope for illuminating a manipulating region. The invention uses optical fiber bundles to selectively illuminate different areas of the manipulating [Read More…]
By Victor Lin On October 11, 2018, the USPTO officially changed the claim construction standard used by the Patent and Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) for interpreting claims in post-grant patentability challenges. The PTAB will [Read More…]
WHIPgroup filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Stryker Corporation and Stryker Communications, Inc. on behalf of its client Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc. in the Northern District of California. KSEA asserts that three patents, one directed [Read More…]