Analysis

These 10 Decisions Remade The Patent Landscape

Law360 (July 16, 2020, 6:45 PM EDT) -- With only two patent rulings handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court this term, it may have been a relatively quiet year on the patent front, but it's sure been a busy decade at the high court and beyond. Here, Law360 ranks the blockbuster decisions that have shaped patent law into what it is today.

10. Nautilus v. Biosig Instruments

In this 2014 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court discarded a Federal Circuit test that made it difficult to invalidate patents as indefinite, bolstering the defense for accused infringers.

"When I first started practicing, you wouldn't even consider that you could invalidate...

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