Challenging the Validity of a U.S. Patent under the American Invents Act
By: Peter G. Dilworth
A global business organization (GBO) having a strong technology foundation and innovation ethos will have in place a comprehensive plan and implementing structures for creating and managing its intellectual property (IP) assets and dealing with the IP assets of third parties.
In this necessarily brief and highly condensed presentation of the many complex facets and intricacies of the forums before which, and the procedures by which, challenges to the validity of U.S. patent claims may be raised and adjudicated under the provisions of the AIA, there will be occasion to consider each of these components of a GBO’s patent operations.
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