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PTAB has granted six of 118 reviewed motions to amend – study

Michael Loney, New York


A new USPTO study reveals the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) has granted 5% of the motions to amend that it has had a chance to review and is on track to have about 50 motions filed this year, consistent with the level filed in 2013 and 2015

Six of the 192 motions to amend claims filed during completed or settled Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) trials have been granted or granted in part, the USPTO reveals in a new study on PTAB amendment motions.

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