Patent examiners receive KSR guidance
The USPTO has reacted to April’s Supreme Court decision in KSR v Teleflex by drawing up guidance to help patent examiners determine if an invention is obvious
The Office has sent the draft guidance to the Office of Management and Budget for review.
A USPTO spokesperson told MIP the guidelines will be made public on its website when the OMB finishes its review.
In the meantime, the...
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