Fed. Circ. Won't Rethink Granting Google New Patent Trial

Law360 (July 10, 2018, 8:44 PM EDT) -- In a nonprecedential ruling issued Tuesday, the Federal Circuit refused to review en banc its prior decision to give Google LLC a new shot at invalidating claims in four media search patents in an inter partes review.

A unanimous March decision penned by U.S. Circuit Judge Alvin A. Schall had vacated, or vacated in part, decisions by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to uphold four Network-1 Technologies Inc. patents, which apply to the extraction of specific features from audio and video files and other electronic works. In the Federal Circuit's opinion, the evidence was inconclusive regarding the patents' usage of...

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