Fed. Circ. Judge Knocks Justices' Assignor Estoppel Ruling

By Britain Eakin (January 27, 2022, 10:29 PM EST) -- A Federal Circuit judge said Thursday the U.S. Supreme Court justices created "a trap for the unwary" by keeping alive a doctrine barring inventors from challenging the validity of their own patents and narrowing when it can be applied, while weighing a remand order from the high court in a patent validity dispute between Minerva and Hologic....

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