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Patents Post-Grant: Discovery Practices before the Patent Trial & Appeal Board

Practitioners Preoccupied with Discovery Opportunities Generally speaking, "discovery" is a litigation process by which information or facts pertinent to a case can be systematically obtained from an opponent or third party prior to trial. Of course, discovery is not permitted in patent...

Patents Post-Grant: CAFC Considers Lack of Discovery in Patent Reexamination

Federal Circuit Unlikely to Open the Door to Discovery via Subpoena in Inter Partes Patent Reexamination Generally speaking, "discovery" is a litigation process by which information or facts pertinent to a case can be systematically obtained from an opponent or third party prior to trial...