Kerry S. Taylor, Ph.D.

Knobbe Martens


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The Federal Circuit Finds Tribal Sovereign Immunity does not Apply in IPR

USA - July 24 2018 On July 20, 2018, the Federal Circuit held that tribal sovereign immunity is not available as a defense in IPR. Allergan Pharmaceuticals owned…

Peter Law

USPTO Proposes Phillips-Type Claim Construction For Post Grant Proceedings at the PTAB

USA - May 10 2018 The USPTO published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on May 9, 2018 seeking to change the claim construction standard for PTAB trials from the current…

Nathanael Luman, Ph.D.

USPTO Issues Guidance on Impact of SAS on AIA Trial Proceedings

USA - April 30 2018 On April 26, 2018, the USPTO issued a one-page guidance document on the impact of the Supreme Court’s recent decision, SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu, on…

Scott Raevsky

Supreme Court Issues Two Important Decisions Affecting Inter Partes Review Patent Challenges

USA - April 25 2018 The Supreme Court has issued two important decisions affecting Inter Partes Review (“IPR”) and other post-grant patent challenges conducted by the…

Michelle Armond, Brenton R. Babcock, Ted M. Cannon, Christy Lea

PTAB Designates Informative Decisions on Discretionary Denial of Institution for Prior Art Previously Presented to the Office

USA - April 10 2018 On March 21, 2018, the PTAB designated two decisions as “informative” that denied institution for presenting prior art that had been previously…

Nathanael Luman, Ph.D.