The APJs Speak on Practice, Policy, and Procedure in the World of Pharmaceutical Patent Validity Challenges

April 30, 2019 1:00pm

What is it about?

  • Surveying notable pharmaceutical patent wins and losses
  • Reviewing IPR, PGR and CBM filings involving pharmaceutical patents
  • Examining the latest statistics for types of challenges brought and types of patents challenged
  • Examining when the PTAB will issue a “good cause” extension of trial
  • Considering emerging case law shaping the role of prior art in the PTAB’s discretionary denial of inter partes review
  • Evaluating when petitioners may rely on prior art previously considered by the PTAB