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Congress Initially Rebuffs SCOTUS Dominance of Patent Law

The intense and probably opposed influence of such selections by the Supreme Courtroom on U.S. innovation didn’t go unnoticed by the patent bar, these...

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Why is the Supreme Court Creating a Federal Common Law of Patents?

In different areas of federal regulation, SCOTUS has made it abundantly clear that federal widespread regulation doesn’t exist. So, why does SCOTUS consider it...

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Constitutional Separation of Powers and Patents of Invention

“[T]here may be no limit to the power Congress can grant to the Patent Office over the validity of patents, potentially usurping any role for the judiciary in...

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Use of the Book of Wisdom in Reasonable Royalties

An inexpensive royalty in patent infringement litigation is usually decided by way of the development of a hypothetical negotiation between the patentee and...

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Federal Circuit affirms PTAB Mixed Decision in Acceleration Bay v. Activision Blizzard

“Acceleration’s poor claim drafting will not be an excuse for it to infuse confusion into its claim scope,” wrote Decide Moore. “We see no beneficial purpose...