The Federal Circuit’s May 20 decision in Dey LP v. Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc., Case No. 2012-1428, provides a welcome clarification of the court’s “public use” law. The court explained that an alleged “public use” is...more
Originally published in BNA’s Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal on 09/28/2012.
When is a clinical trial an invalidating public use of an invention? Courts have struggled with this question — one particularly...more