• Appellate Review of Patent Trial and Appeal Board Decisions
  • April 10, 2015 | Authors: Gregory A. Castanias; David B. Cochran; Matthew W. Johnson; Jennifer L. Swize; Jeffrey M. White
  • Law Firms: Jones Day - Washington Office ; Jones Day - Cleveland Office ; Jones Day - Pittsburgh Office ; Jones Day - Washington Office ; Jones Day - Dallas Office
  • Given the statutory mandate that post-grant proceedings before the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (“USPTO”) newly instituted Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“PTAB”) conclude within one year of institution of the patent’s review, appeals from PTAB decisions, and decisions in those appeals, will become increasingly routine.