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Gov't Says $100M AIA Class Action Really A PTAB Appeal

Law360 (July 11, 2018, 7:54 PM EDT) -- The government has asked the Court of Federal Claims to scrap a $100 million class action challenging the cancellation of an Oklahoma company’s patent in an America Invents Act review, arguing the company cannot skirt jurisdictional rules by masking an appeal of a Patent Trial and Appeal Board ruling as a constitutional claim.

The U.S. Department of Justice argued in its motion to dismiss on Monday that Oklahoma-based Christy Inc. cannot claim that the PTAB’s decision to cancel Christy’s vacuum cleaner patent violates the takings clause...
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