There Are Restraints on the PTAB in Post-Grant Trials

Corporate Counsel
September 27, 2016

The Federal Circuit’s opinions in two cases indicate that there are restraints on how the PTAB may reach a final decision in a post-grant trail.

In two recent cases, the Federal Circuit reversed parts of decisions by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). The Federal Circuit’s opinions in these cases indicate that there are restraints on how the PTAB may reach a final decision in a post-grant trail.

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