Law Profs Urge Supreme Court To Abolish Assignor Estoppel

By Kelly Knaub (January 4, 2018, 10:21 PM EST) -- A group of law professors have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Federal Circuit decision that upheld a $36 million patent infringement judgment against Synopsys, saying the appellate court's use of a doctrine that bars a patent's former inventor from challenging its validity contradicts high court precedent....

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