Fed. Circ. Urged To End 'Unrealistic' Obviousness Test

By Tiffany Hu (May 20, 2020, 5:06 PM EDT) -- A biotech trade group is urging the Federal Circuit to use a patent case involving Amarin Pharma's blockbuster heart drug Vascepa to end the court's "unrealistic" approach to determining whether a patent is invalid that "tilts the scales in favor of obviousness."...

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