Monthly Archives: September 2018

Worlds Inc. v. Bungie Inc.

Docket No. 2017-1481, -1546, -1583 (IPR2015-01264, -01319, -01321) PROST, O’MALLEY, TARANTO September 7, 2018 Brief summary: Board’s IPR invalidation decisions vacated and remanded (“the Board should first address whether Worlds is estopped from arguing the real-party-in-interest issue” and “then reevaluate … Continue reading

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Supernus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. TWi Pharmaceuticals, Inc. et al.

Docket No. 2017-2513 O’MALLEY, CLEVENGER, STOLL September 6, 2018 Non-precedential Brief summary: DC finding that TWi’s ANDA to Supernus’s Oxtellar XR® would infringe the asserted OB-listed patents and that the claims are not invalid affirmed. Summary: TWi appealed DC holding … Continue reading

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Align Technology, Inc. v. ClearCorrect Operating, LLC

Docket No. 2017-2106 PROST, TARANTO, CHEN August 22, 2018 Non-precedential Brief summary: FC panel therefore vacated and remanded the Board’s obviousness decision, but affirmed the Board’s consideration of secondary considerations and claim construction. Summary: Align appealed Board IPR decision finding … Continue reading

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In Re: Ron Maatita

Docket No. 2017-2037 DYK, REYNA, STOLL August 20, 2018 Brief summary: Board’s affirmance of the design patent examiner’s rejection of claim “as non-enabled and indefinite under 35 U.S.C. § 112 because it used a single, two-dimensional plan-view drawing” reversed. Summary: … Continue reading

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