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Limiting Terms in Preamble May Render Entire Preamble Limiting

BIO-RAD LABORATORIES, INC. v. 10X GENOMICS INC. Before Newman, O’Malley, and Taranto.  Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Delaware. Summary...

Claims Covering Human Engineering That Exploits a Naturally-Occurring Phenomenon Are Patent Eligible

ILLUMINA, INC. v. ARIOSA DIAGNOSTICS, INC. Before Lourie, Moore, and Reyna. Modified opinion following Ariosa rehearing petition. Summary: The Federal Circuit modified its earlier...

PTAB Trial Fees Increase 25% in October

AIA Trial Fees Increasing + New Pro Hac Fee The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is increasing Patent and Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) fees for a second time...

The Definition of “Half-Liquid” Is Only Half Baked

IBSA INSTITUT BIOCHIMIQUE, S.A. V. TEVA PHARMACEUTICALS USA, INC. Before Prost, Reyna, and Hughes.  Appeal from the District Court of Delaware Summary: A term may be indefinite...

Fresh From the Bench: Latest Federal Circuit Court Case

CASE OF THE WEEK American Axle & Manufacturing, Inc. v. Neapco Holdings LLC, Appeal No. 2018-1763 (Fed. Cir. July 31, 2020) In this week’s Case of the Week, the Federal...

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