Posts Tagged: Lighting Ballast v. Philips Electronics


A Patent Conversation with Steve Kunin: De Novo Review and Bright Line Rules

KUNIN: ''Remember though an Act of Congress in 1982 the Federal Circuit was established as the single reviewing court for district court patent appeals to provide uniformity and …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 0

Will the Supreme Court Weigh in on Claim Construction Appeals?

While the Lighting Ballast majority upheld the Cybor standard, even Judge Newman, who penned the opinion, seemed to recognize that the decision was on shaky legal footing, …
By Arun Subramanian
7 years ago 0

A Conversation with Donald Chisum and Janice Mueller

CHISUM: "I’m very skeptical when Congress starts talking about reform. I don’t think there is enough sophistication in Congress and among committee staff members about …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 3

Heightened Judicial Deference for Patent Claim Constructions?

Patent litigants have long expected an appeal to follow nearly every jury verdict and that a key question (if not the key question) on appeal will be …
By Jim Lennon
8 years ago 0