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Patent updates

Two more cert petitions were filed: ePlus, Inc. v. Lawson Software, Inc. (Vacating an injunction when the only claim supporting it was canceled) and Daiichi Sankyo Company, Ltd. 23 more words

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Divided Infringement Broadened

By Matthew M. Lubozynski

The Federal Circuit issued an important en banc ruling in August expanding what can constitute direct infringement of a method claim when one actor does not perform all of the elements of the claim at issue. 870 more words


Patent update

Nautilus is once again appealing a Federal Circuit decision favoring Biosig, on remand after last year’s decision in Nautilus, Inc. v. Biosig Instruments, Inc., 572 U.S. 237 more words

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November 5 patent update

Tyco Healthcare Group v. Ethicon Endo-Surgery was distributed for conference on November 24.  I don’t expect the Justices to grant cert.

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Continuation Applications and Immersion Corp. v. HTC Corp.

It seems that every year or so, patent practitioners face a new wrinkle that causes us to lose sleep at night.  Take your pick: KSR… 665 more words


November 2 patent update

On Friday, cert was denied in Automated Merchandising Systems, Inc. v. Lee, Butler v. Balkamp, Inc., and Luv N’ Care, Ltd. v. Munchkin, Inc. 53 more words

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Amgen v. Sandoz update

The Federal Circuit has refused to reconsider en banc the panel decision in Amgen Inc. v. Sandoz Inc. (15-1499) (interpretation of the ACA’s information sharing and advance notice provisions for biosimilars).  16 more words