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Federal Circuit Allows PTO to Overrule Court Decision Again

The Federal Circuit has again permitted the PTO to overrule a decision by a district court, affirmed on appeal by the Federal Circuit.  As in  561 more words

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Applying Alice

Whether you pay close attention to the world of patent litigation or get your IP news from this blog along, you’ve no doubt heard of… 241 more words

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Bailout Takings Cases

One might assume that “takings” would be a remote issue when it comes to the federal bailout of the automobile and financial services industries during the economic crisis of a few years ago.  684 more words

US caselaw review: 6 notable cases from SCOTUS and CAFC in June 2014

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) and the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) have had a busy month as far as intellectual property cases are concerned. 943 more words

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Business + pleasure at the Grove Park Inn, including the spa and the Blue Ridge Parkway


On Friday Sally and I took Clara from Raleigh to Asheville for a business + pleasure trip. I’d been invited to speak at the Federal Circuit’s Bench and Bar conference, which was being held at the famous Grove Park Inn, and after that ended we thought we’d do a little hiking near the Blue Ridge Parkway and get a treatment at the spa. 824 more words

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