Genentech — Where Do We Go From Here?

Law360, New York (June 4, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The last two years have seen several significant changes in various aspects of patent law, both by the U.S. Supreme Court as well as the Federal Circuit.

The Federal Circuit’s May 22, 2009, decision in In re Genentech Inc., Misc. Docket No. 901, once again indicates that the court will reconsider important issues governing not only substantive patent law but judicial procedure as well — even when the abuse of discretion standard of review applies.

Genentech is the second time in the past five months that...
To view the full article, register now.