Costs imposed for a request for an extension of time in a trademark opposition that reaches the Israel Patent Office days after the deadline, and not sending copies to opposing counsel.
Requirements to obtain real costs in patent opposition proceedings in Israel
Costs for collecting evidence abroad for patent opposition. What costs are reasonable?
Israel Patent Office publishes a report of 2010 activity. The Israel Patent Office is doing well with examination, but the amount of patent, trademark and design filings made in 2010 is down at 2005 levels. The recession bites deep.
Pumas leaping to the left and tigers leaping to the right are confusingly similar
Teva Pharmaceuticals filed an Opposition proceeding to Schwartz’ Pharma’s patent number 149567 titled “Stable salts of novel derivatives of 3-3 diphenylpropylamines”. In response, Schwartz cancelled a dependent claim and filed a new dependent claim. During opposition proceedings the applicant is allowed to delete claims… Read More ›
When Sazka’s patent application number 163671 was opposed by Partner, Cellcom, Pelephone (Israel’s three mobile phone carriers) and by Mifal HaPayis (the Israel National Lottery), the attorneys for Sazka, S.T. Colb & Partners, successfully managed to persuade the Israel Patent Office to relieve them of their representation… Read More ›