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Patent Litigants Feeling Effects of Teva in Claim Construction Decisions on Appeal
Gregory A. Castanias,Anthony M. Insogna,Sasha Mayergoyz,Jennifer L. Swize, July 15, 2015
In January 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its decision in Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. v. Sandoz, Inc., holding that underlying factual disputes related to a district court's claim construction should be reviewed for clear error instead of de novo, as the Federal Circuit had long held....
Federal Circuit Upholds Invalidity of Prenatal DNA Test Patent Under 35 U.S.C. §101
Gregory A. Castanias,J. Patrick Elsevier,Anthony M. Insogna,Kelsey I. Nix,Astrid R. Spain, June 24, 2015
In its June 12, 2015 opinion in Ariosa Diagnostics, Inc. v. Sequenom, Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit held that Sequenom's patent directed to methods of detecting fetal DNA in a pregnant woman's plasma or serum, although "a positive and valuable contribution to...
Federal Circuit Says that Receiving Expert Testimony, Without More, Does Not Trigger Deferential Review of Claim Construction
Gregory A. Castanias,Anthony M. Insogna,Sasha Mayergoyz,Jason G. Winchester, June 18, 2015
In its June 3, 2015 opinion in Shire Development, LLC v. Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the Federal Circuit addressed the proper deference owed to a district court's claim construction when the district court receives extrinsic evidence but does not make any factual findings based on such evidence....
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