Monthly Archives: May 2014

PTAB Trial Institution Decisions – Are They Ever Appealable?

By Tom Engellenner Several recent cases from the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit have confirmed that Congress has given the U.S. Patent Office a great deal of discretion in deciding whether or not to initiate a trial when … Continue reading

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