Patents Post-Grant: Will Patentees File Preliminary Responses to Post Grant Challenges?

Added Rebuttal Opportunity of Limited Value to Patentees When faced with a third party request for either ex parte patent (EXP) reexamination or inter partes patent (IPX) reexamination, a Patentee must sit helplessly by and await the determination of the USPTO to grant or deny the request. That is...