Federal Circuit issues important Helsinn on-sale bar ruling
In Helsinn v Teva, the Federal Circuit has ruled the America Invents Act did not change the meaning of “on sale” and the bar applies if the existence of the sale is public, even if the details of the invention are not publicly disclosed
The Federal Circuit has issued its long-awaited Helsinn
Healthcare v Teva Pharmaceuticals decision, ruling that "the
AIA did not change the statutory meaning of 'on
sale’ in the circumstances involved here". The
appeals court said that, "after the AIA, if...
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