USPTO Holds Webinar to Discuss Supreme Court’s SAS Decision, PTAB Litigation Blog
On April 24, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in SAS Institute Inc. v. Iancu, holding that a decision to institute inter partes review under 35 U.S.C. § 314 may not institute on less all claims challenged in the petition. No. 16-969, ___ US ___ (2018). The USPTO has now issued a short memorandum with guidance on the impact of SAS on AIA trial proceedings. Additionally, on April 30, 2018, the PTAB held a "Chat with the Chief" webinar, during which Chief Judge David Ruschke discussed the SAS decision and PTAB procedures moving forward.
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