Cordis Case May Open Door To Discovery In Patent Re-Exams

By Ryan Davis (January 8, 2013, 9:26 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit is set to hear oral arguments Wednesday in a case brought by Johnson & Johnson's Cordis Corp. unit that has the potential to expand the availability of discovery in inter partes patent re-examinations, which attorneys said would help companies test assertions made by opponents in the proceedings....

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