Bush Nominates IP Law Prof To Federal Circuit

Law360, New York (May 19, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- U.S. President George W. Bush has nominated law professor and prolific IP author Kimberly Ann Moore to join the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, foregoing the chance to put a trial judge on the panel.

Moore, whose name has been sent to the U.S. Senate for approval, will replace Judge Raymond Clevenger III, who has retired.

Many IP attorneys hoped the appointment of a trial judge would give the Federal Circuit greater insight into the array of courtroom challenges that precede appeals to...
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