Patent Office Litigation Prediction #1: The Spike

In his first prediction from a series of six, Robert Greene Sterne, editor-in-chief of Patent Office Litigation and founding director at intellectual property law firm Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC discusses the spike in patent reexamination applications prior to the America Invents Act deadline of September 16, 2012. He also shares his thoughts regarding potential challenges at the United States Patent & Trademark Office in light of this See more +
In his first prediction from a series of six, Robert Greene Sterne, editor-in-chief of Patent Office Litigation and founding director at intellectual property law firm Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox PLLC discusses the spike in patent reexamination applications prior to the America Invents Act deadline of September 16, 2012. He also shares his thoughts regarding potential challenges at the United States Patent & Trademark Office in light of this spike.

Ushered in by the America Invents Act, new contested proceedings are the most significant development in patent practice since the creation of the Federal Circuit in 1982. Patent Office Litigation is a two-volume book focused on the new contested proceedings under the America Invents Act. This book examines how the proceedings interact with other aspects of patent procurement and enforcement, while delivering practical analysis and advice. See less -

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