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CAFC Affirms Athena’s Diagnostic Method Claims Patent Ineligible Under Section 101

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Parties Joined to an IPR have Right to Appeal PTAB Decision

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CAFC Affirms Holding Medtronic Induced Infringement of Doctor’s Patents

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One Inventor’s Battle With the Patent Troll Issue”

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Is 2019 the Year Clarity Returns to Section 101?

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More Orange Book Patents Are Surviving the ‘Death Squad’

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Supporting Right of Dissatisfied Parties to Appeal Adverse IPR Decisions

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The IP Counselor’s Checklist for Adding Value During Patent Prosecution

As the brand new yr begins, I’ve been reflecting on what makes patent practitioners extremely useful to their shoppers. In a previous IPWatchdog article, I...