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Repeated Disparagement of the Prior Art in the Specification Can Operate as a Clear and Unmistakable Disavowal of Claim Scope

USA - January 29 2016 Addressing issues of claim construction, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed the district court’s narrow construction…


Directing a Known Treatment to a Sub-Population of Patients Is Obvious

USA - December 23 2015 Addressing obviousness issues, the U. S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit affirmed the district court’s invalidity conclusion, agreeing that…


Transformative parody entitled to independent copyright protections

USA - November 30 2015 The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed a district court in a rare instance where a playwright’s derivative work—a parody—fell…


The complications of copyrighted images in the Yellow Pages

USA - September 30 2015 Reviewing a spectrum of copyright-Related Issues following the conclusion of a jury trial, the U.S. Court of the Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit…


Contract manufacturing is a commercial transaction for purpose of “on-sale” bar

USA - August 27 2015 Addressing the application of the on-sale bar under § 102(b), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit found that the claims of an asserted…

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