Category Archives: Patent Prosecution

Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC et al. v. Michele K. Lee (Cadence Pharma., Intervenors)

Docket No. 2013-1206 PROST, NEWMAN, LINN March 26, 2015 Brief Summary: PTO patent application revival rulings are not subject to third party collateral challenge under the APA. Summary: Exela petitioned the PTO to “reconsider and withdraw” its revival of a … Continue reading

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. v. Michelle K. Lee, et al.

Docket No. 2014-1159 DYK, WALLACH, HUGHES February 26, 2015 Brief Summary: PTO decision to reduce PTA due to the filing of a supplemental IDS after filed a response to a restriction requirement was reasonable. Summary: Gilead appealed DC decision regarding … Continue reading

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Korean Patent Law Changes

Some interesting and potentially useful changes to the Korean Patent Act were recently outlined in a newsletter from Kim & Chang Intellectual Property (http://www.ip.kimchang.com/). Among these changes are: 1) Patent term adjustments: If registration of a patent is delayed more … Continue reading

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