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Federal Circuit holds that it does not have jurisdiction to hear an appeal or Writ of Mandamus where Vermont sued a patent holder for its patent enforcement activities
  • Kenyon & Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2014

Vermont sued MPHJ for sending letters to businesses requesting that the recipients confirm that they were not infringing MPHJ’s patents or


Reaching a milestone: filing of the first ever petition for a post-grant review
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2014

On August 5, 2014, a milestone was reached for AIA trials. For the first time, a petition for a Post Grant Review (PGR) was filed. As was the case


Humira patent invalid for obviousness type double patenting
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

In AbbVie Inc. v. Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology Trust, the Federal Circuit affirmed the district court's finding that a second patent covering


Lessons learned from the first successful motion to amend in an inter partes review
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2014

While the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) provides a mechanism that allows amendments to patents challenged in an inter partes review, until


Eighth Circuit grants MPHJ’s motion to transfer Nebraska AG appeal to the Federal Circuit
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2014

The Eight Circuit Court of Appeals recently granted MPHJ's motion to transfer the ongoing appeal involving the cease and desist letters sent by the


Got demonstrative exhibits?
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2014

During oral argument, demonstrative exhibits can be a useful tool to direct the judges to key arguments and points of rebuttal. As specified in the


Will the USPTO respond to public feedback of its eligibility guidance?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

Periodically, the USPTO holds open meetings with the public to discuss its thinking on current topics relating to the patent procurement process


ITC institutes investigation (337-TA-926) regarding Certain Marine Sonar Imaging Systems
  • Oblon
  • USA
  • August 21 2014

On August 15, 2014, the U.S. International Trade Commission issued a press releaseannouncing their vote to institute an investigation of Certain


Permissible repair doctrine applies where patentee recommends changing the accused part
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

Judge Grady denied defendants’ (collectively “Trico”) motion for summary judgment of noninfringement with respect to Trico’s Duralast Flex Blade


Error in issued patent not corrected before filing suit results in dismissal of claim
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • September 23 2014

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit recently affirmed a district court’s decision, holding that (1) the district court did not have