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PTAB extends an IPR for good cause for the first time

Michael Loney, New York


The PTAB has extended the one-year deadline in Minerva Surgical v Hologic by six months. The final written decision in the inter partes review was originally set to expire two days after the Federal Circuit released its en banc Aqua Products opinion

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) has extended the deadline for issuing a final written decision in Minerva Surgical v Hologic by six months. This is the first time the Board has ever extended the deadline in an inter...


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