May 13, 2017

Federal Circuit Rules that Public Sales Trigger the AIA On-Sale Bar Even if the Claimed Features Are Not Publicly Disclosed*

(*Originally published as a Michael Best client alert on May 2, 2017, co-authored by Richard L. Kaiser, Melanie J. Reichenberger, and Kenneth M. Albridge, III) On May 1, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued a decision substantively addressing, for the first time, the scope of the AIA on-sale bar. […]
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