Considerations For Patent Assignments After Minerva Ruling

By Austen Zuege and Benjamin Edlavitch (August 4, 2021, 4:01 PM EDT) -- For many decades, the terms and content of patent assignments have been relatively uncontroversial. However, the U.S. Supreme Court's June ruling in Minerva Surgical Inc. v. Hologic Inc. established that assignor estoppel will apply to some assignments but not others.[1]...

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