The Big Picture: USPTO’s Win-Or-Lose Fees At The High Court

Law360 (October 4, 2019, 4:47 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Monday on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's controversial policy of demanding that opponents reimburse its fees even if the agency ultimately loses the case.

Law360 has been covering the showdown from the beginning, so here's a look back at how we got here, the key issues and highlights of the case.


March 7, 2018

Pay Our Attorneys' Fees, USPTO Says, Even When We Lose

Ahead of the en banc Federal Circuit arguments on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s controversial new policy on attorneys’ fees, we broke down everything you need to...

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