Five things we learned this week: Apple v Samsung, 'obscure' town and more

21-08-2015

Five things we learned this week: Apple v Samsung, 'obscure' town and more

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The latest twist in the Apple v Samsung dispute and changes to the trial procedure at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board were two of the main talking points this week. WIPR discusses five things we learned.

Change ashore at USPTO

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) has come a long way in the last two years.

In 2013, Randall Rader, former chief judge at the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, described the PTAB as a “death squad” for patents.


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