Kerry S. Taylor, Ph.D.

Knobbe Martens


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The continuing CRISPR patent battle: the Broad Institute loses a key European patent

European Union, USA - January 23 2018 In the ongoing worldwide patent battle over the CRISPR Cas9 gene-editing technology between the Broad Institute/MIT (Zhang, et al.), and the…

Brenton R. Babcock

PTAB holds Genentech’s antibody purification method claims unpatentable as anticipated and obvious

USA - March 9 2018 The PTAB held that all of Genentech’s challenged antibody purification claims were unpatentable as being anticipated, obvious, or both, in an IPR…

Scott Siera

Case Summary - PPG Industries, Inc. v. Valspar Sourcing, Inc.

USA - February 16 2017 In a non-precedential decision, the Federal Circuit found that appellant PPG had Article III standing to file an appeal from two inter partes…

Allergan and the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Enter Patent Agreement to Defend Against IPR of RESTATIS® Patents

USA - September 12 2017 In a creative move to take advantage of recent PTAB decisions regarding Sovereign Immunity, (see e.g., Covidien LP v. University of Florida Research…

Peter Law

Toyota Requests Adverse Judgment After University of Minnesota is Dismissed from IPR on the Basis of Sovereign Immunity

USA - February 13 2018 A closely watched case on sovereign immunity, Reactive Surfaces Ltd., LLP, v. Toyota Motor Corp., IPR2017-00572, has now been terminated by the patent…

Peter Law