The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has withdrawn its objections to an application from Apple seeking to trademark the iPad Mini name.
Michelle Lee has criticized holes in a system that allows patent trolls to file lawsuits against companies.
A new study has found that more than half of last year's patent litigation cases in the U.S. were filed by companies that license patents but don't have another business.
After years of lobbying, the tech hub is about to get a satellite patent office in its back yard.
The decision by the USPTO, while relevant to the most recent Apple v. Samsung patent-infringement trial, isn't final and could take months or years to come to conclusion.
The search and software giant has asked the United States Patent and Trademark office to re-examine the patents of Lodsys, a firm that's gone after developers of applications for both Android and Apple's iOS.
The tech giant considers shrinking down the user interface on your TV and putting it on your phone as a way to navigate Apple TV.
As the search for the country's new CTO gets under way, one report says the choice could be the vice president of Google X.
The technology lets users plug an iPhone into a dock with the Lightning connector and not worry about how much force or torque they place on it to remove the device.
Bill aimed at reducing patent litigation removed from agenda after lawmakers failed to reach agreement on key details.