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JTEKT v GKN: Lacking Standing, Competitor Cannot Appeal PTAB IPR Ruling
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2018

The Federal Circuit further restricted a petitioner’s ability to appeal a decision by the Patent and Trademark Appeal Board upholding the validity of


Federal Circuit Panel Holds Trade Secret Disgorgement of Profits Must Be Awarded by Judge, Not Jury
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2018

In Texas Advanced Optoelectronic Solutions v. Renesas Electronics America, the Federal Circuit held that there is no right to a jury for determining


In re BigCommerce: Federal Circuit Continues to Limit the Scope of Proper Patent Venue
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2018

Despite going undisturbed for nearly 30 years, the patent venue statute 28 U.S.C. 1400(b) has undergone a near-complete overhaul by appellate


Our Attention is Now Directed To: “Directed To”
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2018

My last post focused on definitions for the terms “well-understood,” “routine,” and “conventional”or W-URCfrom the subject matter eligibility test


How Well-Understood is the Meaning of “Well-Understood”?
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2018

The Federal Circuit has now had enough opportunity to address Mayo’s “well-understood, routine, conventional” test that we should have a good


Did you hear about the statistician who drowned in a lake with an average depth of two feet?
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2017

I was reminded of this question, often posed by my dad to remind me not to become a slave to statistics, by two dramatic things that happened last


Federal Circuit Provides Much Needed Patent Venue Guidance Post TC Heartland
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2017

The Federal Circuit has issued a landmark venue decision setting forth the standard for determining what constitutes a “regular and established place


Supreme Court Rocks the Trademark Office in “Slants” Case
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2017

After a streak of six patent decisions uniformly overruling the Federal Circuit, and for the first time all term, the Supreme Court finally handed


Examiner Citations of Smartgene, Cyberfone Drop After McRo Memo
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

After Alice, the USPTO's various guidance memoranda included references to non-precedential Federal Circuit decisions, particularly SmartGene


Supreme Court's Lexmark Decision Expands Scope of Patent Exhaustion Defense
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2017

For the fifth time this session, and following fast on the heels of its landmark decision in TC Heartland v. Kraft Foods earlier in May, the Supreme