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Myriad Genetics sues diagnostics company over BRCA1 and BRCA2 testing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2013

Just weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court determined that naturally occurring human genes are not patent eligible and thus found certain Myriad


Federal Circuit applies pre-AIA law to rule it lacked jurisdiction to hear appeal
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 12 2013

The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that the law in effect before the America Invents Act (AIA) was enacted applied to a dispute


Federal Circuit affirms dismissal of patent assignor estoppel claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2013

The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed the district court's dismissal of claims filed by a patent owner against the co-inventor who


Eighth Circuit says pleadings can be filed under seal, but needs more justification
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2013

The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that a federal district court did not abuse its discretion in sealing an antitrust complaint


SCOTUS hears argument on patent exhaustion in GE seed case
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2013

According to court watchers, the U.S. Supreme Court appeared skeptical of claims by an Indiana farmer that the first sale of a genetically engineered


Myriad Genetics brings new BRCA1BRCA2 infringement suits
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2013

Myriad Genetics now reportedly has six pending infringement lawsuits involving its BRCA1 and BRCA2 patents, with Invitae Corp. and Laboratory Corp


SCOTUS to determine where patent lawyers may be sued for legal malpractice
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2012

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided to review a Texas Supreme Court decision that found lower courts had erred in ruling on legal malpractice claims arising from patent-infringement litigation on the ground that federal courts have exclusive jurisdiction over patent-law matters


Federal Circuit affirms USDA’s grape patents
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

The Federal Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a lower court's ruling that unauthorized public use of the Scarlet Royal and Autumn King varieties


Heinz “Dip & Squeeze” suit headed to trial
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2015

A Pennsylvania federal court has denied H.J. Heinz Co.'s motion for summary judgment in a lawsuit alleging that the company stole the idea for the


Soy Fiber Food Additive Too Obvious for Patent, Appeals Court Confirms
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has affirmed a Patent Trial and Appeal Board ruling that a method of enzymatic hydrolysis of soy