• Federal Circuit IPR Scoreboard: PTAB: 2; Patent Owner: 0
  • March 26, 2015 | Author: Katie L. Becker
  • Law Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd. - Chicago Office
  • Last week the Federal Circuit issued its first decision in an appeal of a final decision from a post-issuance review proceeding under the America Invents Act. In a 2-1 decision, the Federal Circuit affirmed a Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) final decision in an inter partes review (IPR) cancelling the reviewed claims as obvious.