Sutherland Legal Alert: The Written Description Requirement Revisited, Giving Caution to Biotech Patent Owners

By Bill Warren and Pete Pappas On February 23, 2011, in Centocor Ortho Biotech, Inc. v. Abbott Labs., No. 2010-1144 [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free Case Law ], a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit...