10 issues to watch at the PTAB
Last month marked the fourth anniversary of Patent Trial and Appeal Board proceedings becoming available. While early cases suggested that the Board would be a graveyard for patents, in the past year a more nuanced picture has emerged. Michael Loney identifies 10 issues to watch
The Leahy-Smith America Invents Act was signed into law on
September 16 2011, five years ago. One of its most significant
changes was the creation on September 16 2012 of the Patent
Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) within the USPTO. ...
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