Category Archives: Procedural Issues

William Grecia v. McDonald’s Corporation

Docket No. 2017-1672 DYK, REYNA, TARANTO March 6, 2018 Non-precedential Brief summary: DC’s dismissal of complaint alleging that McDonald’s “through its use of various credit card companies’ authorization networks directly infringed” under § 271(a) affirmed because the only benefits to … Continue reading

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Silver Peak Systems, Inc. v. Joseph Matal (USPTO)

Docket No. 2-15-2072 (IPR2014-00245) PROST, BRYSON, WALLACH October 24, 2017 Non-precedential Brief summary: PTAB denial of SP’s Motion to Amend because SP did not show the proposed new claims “recite patent-eligible subject matter under 35 U.S.C. § 101″ vacated and … Continue reading

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Roxane Laboratories, Inc. v. Camber Pharmaceuticals, Inc. et al.

Docket No. 2016-1028 LOURIE, MAYER, O’MALLEY November 17, 2016 Non-precedential Brief Summary: DC claim construction regarding the claimed capsule size and decision to transfer affirmed. Summary: Roxane appealed from a stipulated judgment of noninfringement of its US 8,563,032 relating to … Continue reading

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Murata Machinery USA, et al. v. Daifuku Co. Ltd. et al.

Docket No. 2015-2094 REYNA, CHEN, STOLL August 1, 2016 Brief Summary: DC decision denying Murata’s motion to lift a stay while IPR was in progress affirmed. DC denial of Murata’s motion for a preliminary injunction vacated and remanded because of … Continue reading

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Immersion Corporation v. HTC Corporation, et al.

Docket No. 2015-1574 PROST, LINN, TARANTO June 21, 2016 Brief Summary: The FC panel concluded that the continuing application may be filed on the same day the parent issues, reversing the DC decision holding that it must be filed at … Continue reading

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Sealant Systems Int., Inc. / Accessories Marketing Inc. v. TEK Global et al.

Docket No. 2014-1405, 2014-1428 DYK, O’MALLEY, WALLACH June 11, 2015 Non-precedential Brief Summary: AMI determined to have standing since it was added after Sealant filed the request for DJ regarding the ‘110 patent but before an infringement claim was made … Continue reading

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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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