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Arbitration, the PTAB, and the Supreme Court: A Quick Update

Time now for an update.  In an earlier article, we explored whether the recent Supreme Court decision in United States v. Arthrex, Inc. affected whether or not parties should forego arbitration of patent disputes in favor or going to the Patent Office in an inter partes proceeding put in place by the American Invents Act.  … Continue reading Arbitration, the PTAB, and the Supreme Court: A Quick Update

Arbitration, the PTAB, and the Supreme Court

In my book, Arbitrating Patent Disputes, A Practical Guide (ABA Books), one of the first issues I deal with is whether parties should agree to use arbitration to resolve disputes.  There are many good reasons to use arbitration to resolve patent disputes, including lower expense, faster resolution, ability to help pick the decision-maker, finality, privacy, … Continue reading Arbitration, the PTAB, and the Supreme Court