Federal Circuit Supports USPTO Rules in Post-Grant Proceedings
- Deborah A. Sterling, Ph.D. and Pauline M. Pelletier
- Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox
The Federal Circuit yesterday issued a 2-1 precedential opinion in In re Cuozzo Speed Technologies, LLC, Appeal No. 14-1301 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 4, 2014), in which it affirmed the Patent Trial and Appeal Board in the first appeal of a final written decision in an inter partes review decided by the Court.
To read the full alert, download the attached PDF.