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Federal Circuit Issues Two Decisions Impacting Standing to Challenge Validity of Pharma Patents
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2018

Two recent Federal Circuit decisions address when a party has standing to challenge the validity of a patent. Though the cases arose in different


Avoiding Estoppel Is Not Good Cause To Withdraw Grounds After Institution
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 23 2018

We recently reported some early observations about possible trends at the PTAB in the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision in SAS Institute Inc. v


It’s Not Too Late: Federal Circuit Reverses Equitable Estoppel and Laches Judgements
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2018

In John Bean Techs. Corp. v. Morris & Assoc., Inc., No. 17-1502 (Fed. Cir. April 19, 2018), the Federal Circuit reversed a district court’s grant of


PTAB Provides Guidance on AIA Trial Procedure in View of SAS Institute
  • Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
  • USA
  • April 27 2018

Recently, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) issued guidance on the impact of SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu on AIA trial proceedings. Prior to SAS


Employee termination law in Minnesota
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • April 25 2018

A structured guide to employee termination law in Minnesota


Litigation estoppels and abuse of processcategorisation and scope (Baxendale-Walker v APL Management Ltd)
  • Wilberforce Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2018

Dispute Resolution analysis: the case of Baxendale-Walker v APL Management Ltd serves as an important reminder of the abuse of process principle and


James v James: capacity and estoppel trespassing on testamentary wishes
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 12 2018

The test for testamentary capacity has received significant attention recently; most notably, as part of the Law Commission’s consultation on


Massachusetts Court Finds Shaw Decision Forecloses Any Estoppel Beyond the Grounds That Were Instituted in an IPR, Despite Policy Reasons for Broader Estoppel
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • April 12 2018

The court in Koninklijke Philips N.V. v. Wangs All. Corp., No. 14:cv-12298, 2018 WL 283893 (D. Mass. Jan. 2, 2018) denied summary judgement of no


Texas Court Finds IPR Estoppel Extends To Grounds That Could Have Been Raised In Joinder Petition
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • April 8 2018

U.S. patent law provides that any patent challenger initiating an inter partes review (IPR) proceeding at the United States Patent & Trademark Office


Win or Go Home? Standing to Appeal PTAB Decisions Upholding Patentability to the Federal Circuit Before Submitting a Biosimilar Marketing Application
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2018

Biosimilar developers have been aggressive in filing petitions for inter partes reviews (IPRs) of biologics patents before the Patent Trial and Appeal