Kerry S. Taylor, Ph.D.

Knobbe Martens


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University of Minnesota’s and Toyota’s Claims Held Unpatentable after Minnesota is Dismissed from IPR

USA - March 19 2018 The University of Minnesota (UMinn) and Toyota Motor Corp. (Toyota) co-own U.S. Patent 8,394,618 (the ’618 patent). After Reactive Surfaces Ltd. filed…

Peter Law

PTAB Terminates Interference Proceeding Between University of California and Broad Institute Regarding CRISPR Gene Editing Claims

USA - February 21 2017 The Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) terminated a patent interference proceeding between the University of California (UC) and the Broad Institute…

Cabilly II IPR Update: Sanofi-Aventis U.S. LLC v. Genentech, Inc.

USA - February 17 2016 In July of 2015, Sanofi filed petition for an inter partes review (IPR2015-01624) for 15 claims of U.S. Pat. No. 6,331,415 ("Cabilly II"). In the…

Eli A. Loots, Scott Siera

Nonprofit Group I-MAK Files IPR Petitions Seeking to Invalidate Hepatitis C Drug Patent

USA - October 25 2017 In an effort to lay the groundwork for generic entry and reduced drug prices, the non-profit group Initiative for Medicines, Access and Knowledge…

Daniel K. Yarbrough

The PTAB Issues a Rare Grant of Request for Rehearing in View of Institution Decision Overlooking a Figure in Prior Art

USA - March 14 2017 The Patent Trial and Appeal Board granted a rare request for rehearing of its earlier decision denying institution of an asserted anticipation ground…

Casey D. Donahoe, Ph.D.