Dr. Tafas has submitted an amended complaint and withdrawn his motion for preliminary injuntion to stop implementation of the continuation rules.
A sweeping patent reform bill passed in the House of Representatives. Action now moves to the Senate. IPO’s leader Herb Wamsley may force me to eat my hat.
BNA is hosting a conference called Patent Obviousness on October 1 at the Arlington Ritz. Given the confusingly similar name, BNA is offering $150 discount to Patently-O readers who sign-up online: go to legaledge.bna.com for online registration and enter discount code “blog” at check out. (Price is still $1000 after discount)