Patent Reissues Can't Undo Terminal Disclaimers: Fed. Circ.
The reissue proceeding is used to correct defective patents, but the Federal Circuit concluded that patentee Shunpei Yamazaki's claim that he mistakenly let his patent issue with a terminal disclaimer that truncated the patent's term is not the type of error that the statute can be used to correct.
In affirming the...
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