Jones Day conseille Theranexus dans le cadre de son introduction en bourse

Key Patent Decisions of 2018

In another noteworthy year for patent law, the U.S. Supreme Court and the Federal Circuit issued several decisions that altered the patent landscape, including three Supreme Court decisions and three en banc Federal Circuit decisions. The topics of the key cases included the constitutionality and scope of inter partes reviews, venue, damages and tribal sovereign immunity.

ThisWhite Paper summarizes and explains some of the most significant patent law decisions of 2018. Each of these decisions has meaningful implications for patent owners, defendants and patent practitioners alike.

Jones Day publications should not be construed as legal advice on any specific facts or circumstances. The contents are intended for general information purposes only and may not be quoted or referred to in any other publication or proceeding without the prior written consent of the Firm, to be given or withheld at our discretion. To request reprint permission for any of our publications, please use our “Contact Us” form, which can be found on our website at The mailing of this publication is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. The views set forth herein are the personal views of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the Firm.