Director Vacates PTAB Adverse Judgments in Preced

Director Vacates PTAB Adverse Judgments in Precedential Director Review, PTAB Litigation Blog

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Director Vidal’s sua sponte Director Review decision of Apple Inc. v. Zipit Wireless, Inc. (IPR2021-01124, -01125, -01126, -01129) was recently designated as precedential.  The decision dealt an immediate setback for Apple and will likely have a long-term effect on inter partes review (IPR) procedures.

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