Judges: Michel, Newman, Archer, Mayer, Lourie, Rader, Schall, Bryson (author), Gajarsa, Linn, Dyk, Prost, Moore
[Appealed from N.D. Tex., Judge Godbey]
In Egyptian Goddess, Inc. v. Swisa, Inc., No. 06-1562 (Fed. Cir. Sept. 22, 2008) (en banc), the Federal Circuit swept aside the two-part test for infringement of a design patent and abandoned the “point of novelty” prong of the infringement test.