Arthrex Ruling Applies To Ex Parte Appeals, Fed. Circ. Says

By Andrew Karpan (September 17, 2021, 8:24 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit has confirmed that the director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office can review a rejected patent application in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's Arthrex ruling that Patent Trial and Appeal Board judges were unconstitutionally appointed....

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