APJ Stock Ownership Insufficient To Vacate

APJ Stock Ownership Insufficient To Vacate, PTAB Litigation blog

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On May 16, 2023, the Federal Circuit denied a petition for a writ of mandamus to direct the Board to vacate an institution decision based on stock ownership of an administrative patent judges (“APJ”) in In re Centripetal Networks, LLC, No. 2023-127, 2023 U.S. App. LEXIS 11895 (Fed. Cir. May 16, 2023).

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