Reasonable Expectation of Success

During the week of October 1, 2018, the Board issued seven Final Written Decisions and two institution decisions in Technology Center 1600.  The decisions are summarized as follows: Continue Reading PTAB Tech Center 1600 Round-Up: Week of October 1-5, 2018

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.

Continue Reading PTAB Tech Center 1600 Round-Up: Week of June 18-22, 2018