Posts Tagged: reissue


Patent Strategy: Building a patent portfolio with meaningful rights

Last week I wrote about adopting a patent strategy in order to lay the foundation for success. What the article did not touch upon, however, is how …
4 months ago 1

Different Types of U.S. Patent Applications

A non-provisional patent application is a domestic U.S. patent application that has the possibility to mature into an issued U.S. patent if after examination the …
1 year ago 1

CAFC: Intervening Rights for Claims Unamended During Reexam*

I like writing about esoteric patent law topics and the question of “intervening rights” in reexaminations/reissues is one of the more esoteric. See my 1998 JPTOS article …
4 years ago 0

PLI’s Winter 2011 Schedule Full of Great IP Programs

I am really looking forward to these PLI programs in particular. I will be signed up to attend via webcast the programs I cannot make live, and …
5 years ago 1

Judge Pauline Newman Headlines All-Star PLI Program

Yes, a message from the shameless commerce division no doubt, but there are a handful of excellent PLI patent related programs coming up in February and March …
6 years ago 1

BPAI Rules Reissue Improper When Only Adding Narrower Claims

Reissue practice and reissue oaths are plagued by the tortured language of 35 U.S.C. § 251.  Having suffered through 3 related reissues myself, I’ve often referred to this …
6 years ago 6