WHIPgroup has successfully obtained an international trademark registration through WIPO for its IP and Design trademark, International Registration No. 1,364,749, for legal services in international class 45. As legal counsel for numerous US and international companies, WHIPgroup is constantly growing its presence, both domestically and abroad. This trademark registration extends WHIPgroup’s trademark rights to Australia, China, the European Union, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Singapore, and Switzerland.
By Stephen F.W. Ball, Jr. Motions to dismiss, also called 12(b)(6) motions, have been used to eviscerate patent rights on the basis that a patent is allegedly directed to an “abstract concept” and thus lacks [Read More…]
WHIPgroup obtained another patent allowance using the After Final Consideration Pilot (AFCP) Program. In U.S. Application No. 15/239,469 directed to an eccentric well pipe, a Final Office Action rejected pending claims for obviousness. WHIPgroup attorneys [Read More…]
WHIPgroup attorneys were successful in using the Pre-Appeal Brief Review program to overcome a final rejection. During prosecution, the USPTO rejected claims directed to a method for actively damping oscillations in a compression process as [Read More…]