Jones Day's PTAB Litigation Blog, Home page
Statistics Through November 2019 Include 50% Institution Rate

Statistics Through November 2019 Include 50% Institution Rate

By Matt Johnson - The institution rate for post-grant challenges in current FY 2020 (Oct. 1, 2019 through November 31, 2019) stands at 50% compared to 63% in the previous fiscal year.  While a small sample size (88 instituted, 88 denied), this is a number that we will...

read more
Parties, Government Seek Rehearing in Arthrex

Parties, Government Seek Rehearing in Arthrex

By Nate Andrews and Emily Tait - As we have previously discussed on this blog and elsewhere, the Federal Circuit’s decision in Arthrex v. Smith & Nephew has generated significant discussion and controversy in the patent world.  On December 16, both parties and the...

read more
PTAB Bar Association – Thought Leader Summit Recap

PTAB Bar Association – Thought Leader Summit Recap

By Jen Bachorik and Gasper LaRosa - In November, the PTAB Bar Association held its annual Thought Leader Summit.  The Summit highlighted recent changes to PTAB practice, with a keynote address from USPTO Director Andrei Iancu. In the opening remarks, Director Iancu...

read more
Timeline of Arthrex Developments

Timeline of Arthrex Developments

By Nate Andrews, Jasper Tran, and Matt Johnson - The Federal Circuit’s decision in Arthrex v. Smith & Nephew excited and disrupted the patent world.  (See, Jones Day Podcast recapping Arthrex decision and fallout.)  Inter partes review (IPR) reshaped patent law...

read more

About this blog

Follow us on Twitter

Archives