Director Determines Petitioner Not Expected to Anticipate § 325(d) Argument, PTAB Litigation Blog
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Director Vidal recently vacated a decision denying institution of an inter partes review (“IPR”) to allow Google, the Petitioner, to brief whether discretionary denial was warranted under Section 325(d) in view of a European counterpart that was of record during prosecution.
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