Section 145 May Be Key To Patent App Happiness

Law360, New York (February 28, 2011, 1:15 PM EST) -- Recently, the U.S. court responsible for most patent law developments has created a potentially new route for inventors to obtain a patent in front of a potentially more favorable venue and under more improved circumstances than in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

In Hyatt v. Kappos, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit recently reversed decades of patent practice, making it possible to litigate in a federal trial court whether an inventor should get a patent or not — with no limits on the...
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