Ariad v. Lilly: En Banc Panel of the Federal Circuit Reaffirms Written Description Requirement

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On March 22, 2010, an en banc panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reaffirmed past Federal Circuit precedent holding that the first paragraph of 35 U.S.C. § 112 requires both a written description of an invention and an enabling disclosure of how to make and use an invention. See Ariad Pharms., Inc. v. Eli Lilly & Co., -F.3d- 2010 WL 1007369 (Fed. Cir., Mar. 22, 2010)

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