Alternate Forums for Pharmaceutical Patent Challenges

PTAB Pharmaceutical Patent Invalidity Round-Up: Update on Wins, Losses and Appeals

April 25, 2017 10:15am

What is it about?

  • Survey of notable wins and losses at the PTAB
    • IPR vs. PGR vs. CBM
    • Altaire Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Paragon BioTeck Inc.
  • Examining statistics for types of challenges bought and types of patents challenged
  • Developing parallel proceedings protocols
  • Analyzing Federal Circuit decisions relative to pharmaceutical patent challenges brought at the PTAB
    • understanding the impact of Cuozzo affirming broadest reasonable interpretation
  • Exploring impact of PTAB rules package and status of pending cases impacting new rules
    • In re Aqua; motion to amend
  • Update on activity of reverse patent trolls
  • Status of pending patent reform legislation

Session Materials