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PTAB Publishes Guidance on Motions to Amend in view of Aqua Products: Shifts Burden toItself
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2017

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board has issued its Guidance on Motions to Amend in view of the Federal Circuit’s long-awaited Aqua Products decision. In


A litigator’s yearbook: 2017 (England and Wales)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • December 12 2017

As we see another year out, it’s a good time to look back at what 2017 has had in store. In this post we summarise some of the key developments from


Note to Experts: Do Not Cruelly Disparage Your Client’s Decedent, Curse Out Your Judge, and Flout the Court’s Orders, or You May Face Steep Personal Sanctions
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2017

Those of us who practice in the mass tort space spend vast portions of our professional lives dealing with our opponents' experts. In our minds, we


Expert witness report in Egypt
  • Youssry Saleh & Partners
  • Egypt
  • November 28 2017

Generally speaking when there is a situation in dispute, the parties may need an expert to tell them what and how they can do about such situation. A


Amended provisions for concurrent expert evidence or “hot-tubbing” now in force
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 24 2017

Amendments to Practice Direction 35.11, which governs the procedure for concurrent expert evidence, or “hot-tubbing”, have now come into force after


Bad hair day for Aldi: "natural" marketing claims contravened the Australian Consumer Law
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • November 23 2017

Be careful when making representations that a product is "natural" (or similar) based on this decision, products marketed as "natural" must be made


Unqualified Expert Witness Causes DOJ to Dismiss FCA Case
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2017

DOJ has announced that it will move to dismiss its complaint in U.S. ex rel. Ribik v. HCR ManorCare, Inc. after the court excluded DOJ’s proposed


Patent enforcement through the courts in Greece
  • Dr Helen G Papaconstantinou and Partners Law Firm
  • Global, Greece
  • November 17 2017

A structured guide to enforcing patents through the courts in Greece


Error in Claim Construction Leads to Reversal of IPR Decision and Cancelation of Claims
  • Marshall Gerstein & Borun LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2017

Two recent Federal Circuit decisions illustrate how an error in construing claims may lead the court to reverse a PTAB final written decision. In


Retrial highlights danger of not putting forward expert evidence
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 3 2017

A Chancery judge has considered the weight to be given to expert evidence when only one party has called an expert in a given field. In Ashdown &