Fed. Circ. Highlights Peril Of Using 'Common Sense' At PTAB

By Ryan Davis (August 15, 2016, 7:49 PM EDT) -- A Federal Circuit decision that faulted the Patent Trial and Appeal Board for invoking "common sense" to find that a patent asserted against Google was obvious illustrates the danger of using the expression in patent law and will require the PTAB to more rigorously explain obviousness rejections, attorneys say....

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