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Incomplete Preemption Does Not Result in Patent-Eligible Subject Matter

USA - September 28 2016 In a Final Written Decision of a Covered Business Method (CBM) patent review, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB or Board) found the challenged…


PTAB Redundancy Doctrine Is Legal but Unhelpful

USA - April 28 2016 Addressing the Patent Trial and Appeals Board's (PTAB's or Board's) reliance on the so-called redundancy doctrine in connection with instituting…


PTAB: On Second Thought, Your IPR Is Instituted

USA - February 25 2016 In what could be a first, the Board granted-in-part a petitioner’s rehearing request, reversing its earlier decision not to institute an inter partes…


It Can Happen: PTAB Alters Final Written Decision on Rehearing

USA - December 23 2015 In a rare decision granting a petitioner’s rehearing request, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB or Board) reversed its earlier position in a…


Citing a PTO’s Intervenor Brief, the PTAB grants rehearing and clarifies scope of joinder

USA - November 30 2015 In a decision granting a petitioner’s rehearing request and joinder motion, an expanded panel of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB or Board)…

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