Mealey's IP/Tech - Federal Circuit Transfers Case, Says Appellate Jurisdiction Lacking

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A plaintiff's voluntary withdrawal without prejudice of a claim seeking a declaration of patent inventorship deprived the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals of jurisdiction over the case, the Federal Circuit ruled June 4 (Jack T. Krauser v. BioHorizons Inc., et al., No. 13-1461, Fed. Cir.).

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