Under the America Invents Act, a patent owner has many tools available when considering contested proceedings. Some of those options include inter partes review, covered business method review proceedings, supplemental examination, and ex partes reexamination. In this video, Robert Greene Sterne, a founding director of intellectual property law firm Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C., outlines his "Decision maker's guide to these proceedings" and discusses when each of these contested proceedings might be appropriate for the See more +
Under the America Invents Act, a patent owner has many tools available when considering contested proceedings. Some of those options include inter partes review, covered business method review proceedings, supplemental examination, and ex partes reexamination. In this video, Robert Greene Sterne, a founding director of intellectual property law firm Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C., outlines his "Decision maker's guide to these proceedings" and discusses when each of these contested proceedings might be appropriate for the patent owner or accused infringer. See less -

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Topics:  America Invents Act, Covered Business Method Proceedings, Ex Partes Reexamination, Infringement, Inter Partes Review Proceedings, Patent Reform, Patents, Prior Art, Settlement, Supplemental Examination

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