Analysis

Patent Cases To Watch In The 2nd Half Of 2018

By Matthew Bultman (July 6, 2018, 1:32 PM EDT) -- From the impact of the America Invents Act on the scope of the on-sale bar to sovereign immunity at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, courts have a number of important issues to consider as we move into the second half of 2018.

Here's a look at some of the issues — and cases that implicate them — that will be worth watching over the next six months.

On-Sale Bar

The U.S. Supreme Court in June agreed to hear an appeal from Helsinn Healthcare SA, in a case that gives the justices a chance to provide guidance about the scope of...

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