4 Recent PTAB Decisions Attys Need To Know

Law360 (October 22, 2018, 7:18 PM EDT) -- The Patent Trial and Appeal Board has in recent months emphasized the importance of timing when accused infringers challenge a patent and also indicated it will look closely for interested parties in reviews. Here are four recent PTAB decisions attorneys need to know.

Shenzhen Silver Star Intelligent Technology Co. Ltd v. iRobot Corp.

The PTAB last year in General Plastic v. Canon Kabushiki outlined several factors it will consider when deciding whether to institute a review of a second, or follow-on, challenge to a patent. Denial of review has often been limited to situations where the same company has filed repeat petitions....

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