Practice Tips Following USPTO Guidance on Applicant Admitted Prior ArtBy: Benedict Hanrahanon October 20, 2020 at 4:15 pm Publication: IPWatchdog.com | Patents & Patent Law

On August 18, 2020, the USPTO issued a guidance memorandum on the treatment of applicant statements in the challenged patent in inter partes review (IPR) proceedings under Section 311, which addresses the use of applicant statements as Applicant Admitted Prior Art (AAPA). When an IPR is filed, the b  Read More>>

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