Askeladden Gets PTAB To Ax Credit Card Approval Patent
Law360 (November 20, 2020, 7:14 PM EST) -- The Patent Trial and Appeal Board has invalidated 21 claims in a prolific litigant's patent covering a method for verifying a credit card applicant's identity with biometric data, after finding that Askeladden LLC showed that the proposed amended claims were invalid as obvious.
In a pair of decisions issued Thursday, the PTAB said that inventor Leigh Rothschild had not addressed whether the original claims were patentable, but opted instead to amend them, adding that he did not submit a reply to support his bid to amend and did not provide "any countervailing argument or evidence" responding to invalidity arguments and evidence...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!