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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP: Rule 9(b) Applies To The False Marking Statute

By Karen J. Axt Ph.D. Resolving an issue that has become increasingly important since the Federal Circuit set-off an avalanche of suits under 35 U.S.C. § 292 for false patent marking by ruling in December 2009 that the statutory penalty of up to "$500 for every such offense"...