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2018 Federal Circuit Yearbook: Patent Law Developments in the Federal Circuit

 by Gale R Peterson, Derrick A Pizarro
 
 Copyright: 2018

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  • ISBN Number: 9781402431241
  • Page Count: 468
  • Number of Volumes: 1
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An essential resource for every patent practitioner, the Federal Circuit Yearbook: Patent Law Developments in the Federal Circuit is the easy, effective, and economical way for you to keep pace with all patent decisions published by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit during the past year.
 
In each edition, the Yearbook’s concise yet comprehensive case synopses zero in on the prime issues, providing you with an expert account of the facts and law of the key rulings in the field. Covering everything from utility to claim construction, nonobviousness to infringement, and inequitable conduct to inventorship, the Yearbook brings you readily accessible summaries packed with authoritative commentary on the CAFC’s legal analyses and its current thinking on pivotal patent concerns. The Yearbook keeps you informed while keeping scientific and legal terminology to a minimum, explaining issues in a way that provides you with the practical legal support you need.
 
Revised annually, PLI’s Federal Circuit Yearbook is must reading for patent attorneys and other intellectual property practitioners, as well as a useful reference for corporate attorneys and inventors.

  Table of Contents
  Table of 2017 Cases
  Preface
Chapter 1: Utility and Inventions Patentable
  • § 1:1 : Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Heartlab, Inc. v. True Health Diagnostics LLC1
  • § 1:2 : Credit Acceptance Corp. v. Westlake Services4
  • § 1:3 : Intellectual Ventures I LLC v. Capital One Financial Corp.6
  • § 1:4 : Intellectual Ventures I LLC v. Erie Indemnity Co.7
  • § 1:5 : Mentor Graphics Corp. v. EVE-USA, Inc.9
  • § 1:6 : RecogniCorp, LLC v. Nintendo Co., Ltd.10
    • § 1:6.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case11
  • § 1:7 : Return Mail, Inc. v. United States Postal Service12
  • § 1:8 : Secured Mail Solutions LLC v. Universal Wilde, Inc.15
    • § 1:8.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case16
  • § 1:9 : Smart Systems Innovations, LLC v. Chicago Transit Authority17
    • § 1:9.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case18
  • § 1:10 : Thales Visionix, Inc. v. United States19
    • § 1:10.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case21
  • § 1:11 : Two-Way Media Ltd. v. Comcast Cable Communications, LLC22
    • § 1:11.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case24
  • § 1:12 : Visual Memory LLC v. NVIDIA Corp.25
    • § 1:12.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case28
Chapter 2: Novelty and Statutory Bars
  • § 2:1 : Amgen Inc. v. Sanofi, Aventisub LLC29
  • § 2:2 : In re Chudik31
  • § 2:3 : Eli Lilly and Co. v. Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center38
  • § 2:4 : EmeraChem Holdings, LLC v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.39
  • § 2:5 : Helsinn Healthcare S.A. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.42
  • § 2:6 : Nidec Motor Corp. v. Zhongshan Broad Ocean Motor Co. Ltd48
  • § 2:7 : Southwire Co. v. Cerro Wire LLC49
    • § 2:7.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case52
  • § 2:8 : Wasica Finance GmbH v. Continental Automotive Systems, Inc.53
Chapter 3: Nonobviousness
  • § 3:1 : Arctic Cat Inc. v. Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.57
  • § 3:2 : Bayer Pharma AG v. Watson Laboratories, Inc.61
  • § 3:3 : In re Ethicon, Inc.63
  • § 3:4 : Honeywell International Inc. v. Mexichem Amanco Holdings S.A. de C.V.66
  • § 3:5 : Intercontinental Great Brands LLC v. Kellogg North America Co.70
  • § 3:6 : Meiresonne v. Google, Inc.75
  • § 3:7 : Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. v. Hospira, Inc.77
  • § 3:8 : Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Sandoz Inc.79
  • § 3:9 : In re Van Os82
Chapter 4: Specification and Claims
  • § 4:1 : Amgen Inc. v. Sanofi, Aventisub LLC85
  • § 4:2 : BASF Corp. v. Johnson Matthey Inc.89
    • § 4:2.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case92
  • § 4:3 : Cisco Systems, Inc. v. Cirrex Systems, LLC92
  • § 4:4 : Mentor Graphics Corp. v. EVE-USA, Inc.93
  • § 4:5 : Mentor Graphics Corp. v. EVE-USA, Inc.95
  • § 4:6 : One-E-Way, Inc. v. United States International Trade Commission96
  • § 4:7 : Presidio Components, Inc. v. American Technical Ceramics Corp.99
  • § 4:8 : Rivera v. United States International Trade Commission101
  • § 4:9 : Sonix Technology Co., Ltd. v. Publications International, Ltd.105
Chapter 5: Interference and Priority of Invention
  • § 5:1 : Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University v. Chinese University of Hong Kong109
  • § 5:2 : Storer v. Clark113
Chapter 6: Claim Construction
  • § 6:1 : Arista Networks, Inc. v. United States International Trade Commission115
  • § 6:2 : Aylus Networks, Inc. v. Apple Inc.116
  • § 6:3 : Georgetown Rail Equipment Co. v. Holland L.P.118
  • § 6:4 : Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center v. Eli Lilly and Co.121
  • § 6:5 : MasterMine Software, Inc. v. Microsoft Corp.123
    • § 6:5.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case124
  • § 6:6 : MPHJ Technology Investments, LLC v. Ricoh Americas Corp.125
  • § 6:7 : Shire Development, LLC v. Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.126
  • § 6:8 : Skky, Inc. v. MindGeek, S.A.R.L.128
  • § 6:9 : In re Smith International, Inc.130
  • § 6:10 : Technology Properties Ltd LLC v. Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.132
Chapter 7: Infringement
  • § 7:1 : Centillion Data Systems, LLC v. Qwest Communications International, Inc.135
  • § 7:2 : Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Heartlab, Inc. v. True Health Diagnostics LLC137
  • § 7:3 : Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Heartlab, Inc. v. True Health Diagnostics LLC139
  • § 7:4 : Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Heartlab, Inc. v. True Health Diagnostics LLC140
  • § 7:5 : Core Wireless Licensing S.A.R.L. v. Apple Inc.141
  • § 7:6 : Eli Lilly and Co. v. Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.143
  • § 7:7 : Intellectual Ventures I LLC v. Motorola Mobility LLC145
  • § 7:8 : Jang v. Boston Scientific Corp.148
  • § 7:9 : Metalcraft of Mayville, Inc. v. The Toro Co.153
  • § 7:10 : Mylan Institutional LLC v. Aurobindo Pharma Ltd.155
  • § 7:11 : Sanofi v. Watson Laboratories, Inc.161
  • § 7:12 : Travel Sentry, Inc. v. Tropp163
    • § 7:12.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case167
Chapter 8: Prosecution History Estoppel
Chapter 9: Inequitable Conduct
  • § 9:1 : Intercontinental Great Brands LLC v. Kellogg North America Co.171
  • § 9:2 : Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Merus N.V.174
Chapter 10: Remedies
  • § 10:1 : AIA America, Inc. v. Avid Radiopharmaceuticals181
  • § 10:2 : Arctic Cat Inc. v. Bombardier Recreational Products Inc.184
  • § 10:3 : Checkpoint Systems, Inc. v. All-Tag Security S.A.187
  • § 10:4 : Genband US LLC v. Metaswitch Networks Corp.189
  • § 10:5 : Mentor Graphics Corp. v. EVE-USA, Inc.193
  • § 10:6 : Mentor Graphics Corp. v. EVE-USA, Inc.196
  • § 10:7 : Presidio Components, Inc. v. American Technical Ceramics Corp.197
  • § 10:8 : Presidio Components, Inc. v. American Technical Ceramics Corp.199
  • § 10:9 : Presidio Components, Inc. v. American Technical Ceramics Corp.201
  • § 10:10 : Presidio Components, Inc. v. American Technical Ceramics Corp.204
  • § 10:11 : Promega Corp. v. Life Technologies Corp. (Promega III)205
  • § 10:12 : Rembrandt Wireless Technologies, LP v. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.209
Chapter 11: PTO Practice and Procedure
  • § 11:1 : In re Affinity Labs of Texas, LLC213
  • § 11:2 : In re Affinity Labs of Texas, LLC216
  • § 11:3 : Aqua Products, Inc. v. Matal218
  • § 11:4 : CRFD Research, Inc. v. Matal225
  • § 11:5 : EmeraChem Holdings, LLC v. Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.227
  • § 11:6 : Fairchild (Taiwan) Corp. v. Power Integrations, Inc.229
  • § 11:7 : Homeland Housewares, LLC v. Whirlpool Corp.232
  • § 11:8 : HTC Corp. v. Cellular Communications Equipment,LLC234
  • § 11:9 : Icon Health and Fitness, Inc. v. Strava, Inc.236
  • § 11:10 : Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. v. SFC Co., Ltd.239
  • § 11:11 : IPCom GmbH & Co. v. HTC Corp.240
  • § 11:12 : Microsoft Corp. v. Biscotti, Inc.241
  • § 11:13 : Nidec Motor Corp. v. Zhongshan Broad Ocean Motor Co. Ltd.243
  • § 11:14 : Novartis AG v. Noven Pharmaceuticals Inc.245
  • § 11:15 : Novartis AG v. Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.246
  • § 11:16 : Organik Kimya AS v. Rohm and Haas Co.249
  • § 11:17 : Outdry Technologies Corp. v. Geox S.P.A.250
  • § 11:18 : Owens Corning v. Fast Felt Corp.252
    • § 11:18.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case254
  • § 11:19 : PersonalWeb Technologies, LLC v. Apple, Inc.254
  • § 11:20 : Rovalma, S.A. v. Böhler-Edelstahl GmbH & Co. KG256
  • § 11:21 : Soft Gel Technologies, Inc. v. Jarrow Formulas, Inc.260
  • § 11:22 : In re Stepan Co.261
    • § 11:22.1 : The Claims at Issue in This Case263
  • § 11:23 : Ultratec, Inc. v. CaptionCall, LLC264
  • § 11:24 : Vicor Corp. v. SynQor, Inc.268
Chapter 12: District Court Jurisdiction and Procedure
  • § 12:1 : AdjustaCam, LLC v. Newegg, Inc.273
  • § 12:2 : Allied Mineral Products, Inc. v. OSMI, Inc.276
  • § 12:3 : ArcelorMittal v. AK Steel Corp.278
  • § 12:4 : Bayer CropScience AG v. Dow AgroSciences LLC281
  • § 12:5 : Comcast IP Holdings I LLC v. Sprint Communications Co.282
  • § 12:6 : In re Cray Inc.283
  • § 12:7 : Evans v. Building Materials Corp. of America289
  • § 12:8 : First Data Corp. v. Inselberg291
  • § 12:9 : Inventor Holdings, LLC v. Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc.293
  • § 12:10 : Lifetime Industries, Inc. v. Trim-Lok, Inc.294
  • § 12:11 : Mentor Graphics Corp. v. EVE-USA, Inc.299
  • § 12:12 : In re Micron Technology, Inc.301
  • § 12:13 : NantKwest, Inc. v. Matal307
  • § 12:14 : New World International, Inc. v. Ford Global Technologies, LLC310
  • § 12:15 : NexLearn, LLC v. Allen Interactions, Inc.314
  • § 12:16 : Nichia Corp. v. Everlight Americas, Inc.316
  • § 12:17 : NobelBiz, Inc. v. Global Connect, L.L.C.318
  • § 12:18 : NOVA Chemicals Corp. (Canada) v. Dow Chemical Co.319
  • § 12:19 : Phil-Insul Corp. v. Airlite Plastics Co.321
  • § 12:20 : Prism Technologies LLC v. Sprint Spectrum L.P.326
  • § 12:21 : Romag Fasteners, Inc. v. Fossil, Inc.329
  • § 12:22 : Rothschild Connected Devices Innovations, LLC v. Guardian Protective Services, Inc.331
  • § 12:23 : Tinnus Enterprises, LLC v. Telebrands Corp.334
  • § 12:24 : TVIIM, LLC v. McAfee, Inc.336
  • § 12:25 : University of Utah v. Max-Planck-Gesellschaft Zur Foerderung Der Wissenschaften E.V.337
  • § 12:26 : Waymo LLC v. Uber Technologies, Inc.339
  • § 12:27 : Xilinx, Inc. v. Papst Licensing GmbH & Co. KG342
Chapter 13: Appellate Court Jurisdiction and Practice
  • § 13:1 : Amgen Inc. v. Hospira, Inc.345
  • § 13:2 : In re AT&T Intellectual Property II, L.P.350
  • § 13:3 : Bosch Automotive Service Solutions, LLC v. Matal352
  • § 13:4 : Credit Acceptance Corp. v. Westlake Services355
  • § 13:5 : Halo Electronics, Inc. v. Pulse Electronics, Inc.358
  • § 13:6 : Medicines Co. v. Mylan, Inc.359
  • § 13:7 : Personal Audio, LLC v. Electronic Frontier Foundation361
  • § 13:8 : Phigenix, Inc. v. ImmunoGen, Inc.362
  • § 13:9 : Preston v. Nagel364
  • § 13:10 : Return Mail, Inc. v. United States Postal Service366
  • § 13:11 : Walker v. Health International Corp.370
  • § 13:12 : Waymo LLC v. Uber Technologies, Inc.372
Chapter 14: Ownership Agreements and Inventorship
  • § 14:1 : Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Mylan Institutional LLC377
  • § 14:2 : NFC Technology, LLC v. Matal380
Chapter 15: Design Patents
Chapter 16: Miscellaneous
  • § 16:1 : Amgen Inc. v. Sandoz, Inc. (Amgen III)385
  • § 16:2 : Cascades Projection LLC v. Epson America, Inc.389
  • § 16:3 : Secure Axcess, LLC v. PNC Bank National Association391
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