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Declaration Submitted during IPR from Inventor of Prior Art Confirmed its Inherent Disclosure to Invalidate Monsanto’s Patent Claims
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2018

Monsanto appealed a Final Written Decision by the PTAB finding claims of U.S. Patent No. 7,790,953 (the “’953 patent) invalid in view of prior art in


PTAB Denies Timely, Relevant Supplement to Petition
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 20 2017

By rule, a petitioner may request permission from the Board to submit supplemental information in an IPR proceeding if: (1) the request is filed


On remand, PTAB says it did consider an exhibit submitted to show the “state of the art”
  • Klarquist Sparkman LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2016

In a decision on remand issued on August 15, 2016, a PTAB panel again found patentable claims 1-30 of Verinata Health's U.S. Patent No. 8,318,430


PTAB's 1st Preliminary Reply And Surreply Under New Rules
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2016

The most recent Patent Trial and Appeals Board rule changes, effective May 2, 2016, allow petitioners to seek leave to file a reply to a patent owner


Knowledge of Related Patents not “Actual Knowledge” for Awarding Pre-Issuance Damages
  • PCK Perry + Currier Inc Currier + Kao LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

Ignorance of patent applications may be a justifiable way to avoid damages for patent infringement, even amidst a lawsuit for infringement of a


The Hidden Costs of Crimes and Criminals: A Primer on Protecting Your Bottom Line and Your Customers
  • Roetzel & Andress
  • USA
  • July 14 2016

Unfortunately, criminal activity, both violent and nonviolent, is as pervasive in our society as it has ever been. The cause(s) of this epidemic


Potential reduction in federal gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer tax exemptions
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2011

Rumors are circulating that the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction (the "Super Committee") -- cut $1.2 trillion from the federal deficit over the coming decade -- will recommend a reduction in the federal gift, estate and generation-skipping transfer ("GST") tax exemptions when it releases its recommendations on November 23, 2011.


Indian Affidavits of Use: a tool for effective trademark prosecution and enforcement
  • Venable LLP
  • India
  • November 1 2011

In trademark prosecution, the threat of infringement of the mark and a potential need to obtain an injunction usually are not at the forefront of the applicant’s mind.


Prior use rights: a new look to an old tool provided by the America Invents Act
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • October 27 2011

The America Invents Act (AIA) has significantly revamped U.S. patent law.


Failure to offer evidence of acceptable non-infringing alternatives in summary judgment precludes later offer at trial
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2011

Plaintiff filed a patent infringement action and subsequently filed a partial motion for summary judgment.