ZTE Corp. v. ContentGuard Holdings, Inc., Case IPR2013-00454 (Sept. 25, 2013) (Paper 12)

Takeaway: Where the Board institutes IPR of certain claims and denies institution of others that are more important to a Patent Owner, the Patent Owner might consider terminating the IPR proceedings by requesting adverse judgment after the § 315(b) bar has run on the petitioner to prevent the petitioner from seeking to institute IPR in a follow-on petition on the claims that were not instituted in the first IPR.

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Where the Board institutes IPR of certain claims and denies institution of others that are more important to a Patent Owner, the Patent Owner might consider terminating the IPR proceedings by requesting adverse judgment after the § 315(b) bar has run on the petitioner to prevent the petitioner from seeking to institute IPR in a follow-on petition on the claims that were not instituted in the first IPR. Continue reading “ZTE Corp. v. ContentGuard Holdings, Inc., Case IPR2013-00454 (Sept. 25, 2013) (Paper 12)”