Low Demand To Date for Specialized PTAB
The new post grant patentability trials of the America
Invents Act (AIA) are designed to serve as alternatives to costly patent
litigation. One of the new post grant options is the very specialized,
Transitional Program for Covered Business...
PTAB Begins Front Loading IPR & CBM Schedules
The new patent challenge proceedings of the USPTO’s Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) are instantly distinguishable from the previous examiner-based, patent reexamination—perhaps most notably in speed. That is, an Inter Partes Review...
PTAB Review Proceedings Force Change to Age Old Patent Prosecution Paradigm
As Bob Dylan once warned, you better start swimmin’ or you’ll sink like a stone….the times they are a changin. ‘ While Bob clearly had some broader ranging social issues on his mind when he penned...