July 2, 2020 — The USPTO has announced that beginning today the PTAB will begin accepting petitions for expedited resolution of ex parte appeals under the newly launched Fast-Track Appeals Pilot Program.
June 30, 2020 — Today, in United States Patent and Trademark Office et al. v. Booking.com, the Supreme Court held that a generic word can be granted trademark protection when it is part of a ".com" domain name, ruling in favor of Booking.com in its petition to trademark its name.
June 19, 2020 — On June 17, the Federal Circuit held in In re PersonalWeb Technologies LLC that PersonalWeb's attempt to bring eight new cases against Amazon's customers was barred as a result of a previous suit brought by PersonalWeb against Amazon that was later dismissed with prejudice.
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