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Patentee's claim construction and evidence can be used to show unpatentability
  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
  • USA
  • May 24 2017

On May 11 2017 the Federal Circuit in Rovalma, SA v Bohler-Edelstahl GMBH & Co KG held that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) did not exceed


Supreme Court Grants Cert In SAS To Decide Required Scope Of PTAB Decision
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

On May 22, 2017, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in SAS Institute, Inc. v. Lee, where it has been asked to decide whether the PTAB is


CAFC Finds ANDA Infringement Despite Differences Between FDA Labeling And Claim Language
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

In a non-precedential decision issued in Braintree Labs., Inc. v. Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc., the Federal Circuit reversed the district


Supreme Court’s TC Heartland Decision Will Move Venue Out of E.D. Texas
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

On May 22, 2017, in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, the Supreme Court unanimously overturned nearly thirty years of Federal Circuit


U.S. Supreme Court Limits Venue Under the Patent Statute in TC Heartland
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

On May 22, 2017, the United States Supreme Court, in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, put an end to the swirling legal debate


US Supreme Court limits scope of venue for patent infringement litigation
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

In TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC, No. 16-341, 2017 WL 2216934 (May 22, 2017), the United States Supreme Court narrowed the choice


Supreme Court Reins in Venue for Patent Cases
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

For nearly three decades, patent owners have been able to file patent infringement lawsuits in any court that had personal jurisdiction over the


PTAB Not Barred from Using Patent Owner Submissions as a Basis for Holding Claims Unpatentable
  • Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

The Federal Circuit vacated and remanded the PTAB’s final written decision holding that claims directed to steel making methods were obvious in


Supreme Court Unanimously Changes Where Patents May Be Litigated
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

Yesterday, in TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands, No. 16-341, the United States Supreme Court significantly changed the geography where


Federal Circuit Rules that Starr International Lacks Standing to Pursue Class Claims Stemming from the U.S. Government’s Acquisition of AIG Equity
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 23 2017

On May 9, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (“Federal Circuit”) affirmed in part and reversed in part an earlier decision from