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What to Expect After Teva v. Sandoz?

On February 18, 2015 By Emily Gabranski

Less than a month ago, the Supreme Court reversed the Federal Circuit’s en banc decision in Teva v. Sandoz, holding that the Court of Appeals must apply a “clear error” standard of review to all factual findings made in patent claim construction. The proper standard of review has been hotly debated for sometime, [...]

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The Supreme Court could have another opportunity to review an IP case decided by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Last week Google filed a petition for certiorari seeking to overturn the Federal Circuit’s decision in Oracle America v. Google, which found [...]

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Two weeks ago the Supreme Court consented to the filing of amicus briefs in the Teva v. Sandoz case. This case will resolve the split in the Federal Circuit over the standard of review for patent claim construction. This is a good time to review the prior case law and the existing standard [...]

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In less than two weeks, the Supreme Court will hear the first patent case of this session, which raises the question of when to award attorney’s fees in patent cases under 35 U.S.C. § 285. The statute provides for the award of attorney fees only in “exceptional cases.” Under the rule established in Brooks [...]

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Welcome to the 2013-2014 JETLaw symposium: Patents 101: From Computer Code to Genetic Codes. We will be focusing on what, exactly, is eligible for patent protection. Chief Judge Randall Rader of the Federal Circuit will deliver the keynote, and panels will address software patents, gene patents, and patent eligibility generally.

The symposium [...]

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Tomorrow morning, JETLaw will welcome faculty, staff, students, CLE participants, and web viewers to its 2013-2014 symposium: Patents 101: From Computer Code to Genetic Codes. The event will begin promptly at 9:00 AM on Friday, Jan. 24th, at Vanderbilt Law School, and it will focus on what, exactly, is eligible for patent protection. [...]

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Monday Morning JETLawg

On October 14, 2013 By Bradlee Edmondson

Privacy & Social Media:

California creates a minor’s right to be forgotten online. (In contrast, the EU Court of Justice found in June that EU law contains no general right to be forgotten.) [H/T Privacy, E-Commerce & Data Security's Summer 2013 Newsletter (PDF)] Google may be getting ready to use your [...]

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