Reasonable Expectation of Success

During the week of March 11–15, 2019, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (“Board”) issued 1 IPR non-institution decision, 1 IPR institution decision, and 4 IPR final written decisions (on the same patent) in TC 1600.

Alvogen Pine Brook LLC v. Celgene Corp., IPR2018-01714

The Board denied institution of Alvogen Pine Brook LLC’s (“Alvogen”) petition
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During the week of June 18-22, 2018, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board issued two decisions in Tech Center 1600 denying institution of IPR petitions.  The petitions were filed by Samsung Bioepis Co. Ltd. (“Bioepis”) against Genentech, Inc. (“Genentech”), and Initiative for Medicines, Access & Knowledge (I-MAK), Inc. (“I-MAK”) against Gilead Pharmasset LLC (“Gilead”), respectively.  The decisions follow.

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