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The PTAB Digest Deskbook covers the Patent Trial and Appeal Board's leading decisions regarding post-grant proceedings such as inter partes reviews, covered business method reviews, and more. Anyone involved in PATENT law would find this book useful.

This publication features include:

• Analyzes thousands of decisions, and selected notable decisions for annotation.
• Annotations are organized in a topical tree structure and stored in a Web-based database.
• Utilizes a star ranking system to allow time for the attorney to focus on the important cases.
• Complements the Patent Law Digest.

Orion Armon is a partner in Cooley LLP's Intellectual Property Litigation practice group. His practice focuses on patent litigation in U.S. district court, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, and before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Wayne Stacy is a partner in the Intellectual Property group at Baker Botts LLP. He specializes in competitor-against-competitor cases where injunctions and large damages are at issue. With a background in computer engineering, Mr. Stacy focuses on litigating electronics and software cases.

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 PTAB PRECEDENTIAL AND INFORMATIVE OPINIONS



§ 1.01 PTAB Precedential and Informative Opinions



CHAPTER 2 ADMINISTRATIVE



§ 2.01 Administrative -- Multiple patent owners



§ 2.02 Administrative -- Petition defects



§ 2.03 Administrative -- Multiple petitioners



§ 2.04 Administrative -- Service of papers



§ 2.05 Administrative – Supplemental filing



§ 2.06 Administrative -- Telephonic hearings



§ 2.07 Administrative -- Misconduct by a party



§ 2.08 Administrative -- Meet and confer requirements



§ 2.09 Administrative -- Clerical errors



§ 2.10 Administrative -- Attorney conduct



§ 2.11 Administrative -- Late filings



§ 2.12 Administrative -- Format of papers



§ 2.13 Administrative -- Confidentiality



§ 2.14 Administrative -- Evidence



§ 2.15 Administrative -- Rehearing / reconsideration



§ 2.16 Administrative -- Mandatory disclosure

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§ 2.17 Administrative -- Powers of attorney



§ 2.18 Administrative -- Co-Pending Patent Office Proceedings



CHAPTER 3 APPEAL—PRESERVATION OF PTAB RECORD



§ 3.01 Appeal—preservation of PTAB record



CHAPTER 4 PRIORITY CLAIMS



§ 4.01 Priority Claims -- "First to invent" vs "first inventor to file"



§ 4.02 Priority Claims -- Legal standard



§ 4.03 Priority Claims -- Burdens of proof



CHAPTER 5 PETITION STANDARD (IPR/PGR/CBM)



§ 5.01 Petition standard (IPR/PGR/CBM) -- Petition requirements



§ 5.02 Petition standard (IPR/PGR/CBM) -- Grounds



CHAPTER 6 PETITION STANDARDS UNIQUE TO PGR AND CBM



§ 6.01 Petition standards unique to PGR and CBM -- Standing



§ 6.02 Petition standards unique to PGR and CBM -- CBM Specific Issues



§ 6.03 Petition standards unique to PGR and CBM -- Additional grounds for invalidity



CHAPTER 7 LEVEL OF ORDINARY SKILL IN THE ART



§ 7.01 Level of ordinary skill in the art -- Defined by expert



§ 7.02 Level of ordinary skill in the art -- Defined by prior art



CHAPTER 8 CLAIM CONSTRUCTION



§ 8.01 Claim Construction -- Broadest reasonable interpretation



§ 8.02 Claim Construction -- Patentee as lexicographer



§ 8.03 Claim Construction -- Selecting claims to construe



§ 8.04 Claim Construction -- Special cases



CHAPTER 9 CLAIM SUBSTITUTION AND AMENDMENT



§ 9.01 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Certificates of correction



§ 9.02 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Second motion to amend



§ 9.03 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Cancellation of claims



§ 9.04 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Legal standard for amendment



§ 9.05 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Reasonable number of claims



§ 9.06 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Petitioner opposition to amendment



§ 9.07 Claim Substitution and Amendment -- Patent owner reply to opposition to amendment



CHAPTER 10 EXPERTS



§ 10.01 Experts -- Declarations



§ 10.02 Experts -- Qualifying as expert



§ 10.03 Experts -- Challenges under FRE 702/703



CHAPTER 11 PATENT OWNER PRELIMINARY RESPONSE



§ 11.01 Patent Owner Preliminary Response



CHAPTER 12 PETITIONER REPLY TO POPR



§ 12.01 Petitioner Reply to POPR



CHAPTER 13 STATUTORY BARS



§ 13.01 Statutory bars -- IPR—35 USC § 315(e) Estoppel



§ 13.02 Statutory bars -- PTAB jurisdictional limits



§ 13.03 Statutory bars -- PGR—First inventor to file patent requirement



§ 13.04 Statutory bars -- IPR—35 USC § 315(b) Patent owner's action (one year bar)



§ 13.05 Statutory bars -- IPR—35 USC § 315(a) Infringer's civil action



§ 13.06 Statutory bars -- PGR—35 USC § 321(c) filing deadline



§ 13.07 Statutory bars -- PGR—35 USC § 325(a) Infringer's civil action



§ 13.08 Statutory bars -- Standing defects



§ 13.09 Statutory bars -- PGR—35 USC § 325(e) Estoppel



CHAPTER 14 DECISION TO INSTITUTE



§ 14.01 Decision to Institute -- Contractual defenses



§ 14.02 Decision to Institute -- Discretionary denial under § 325(d)



§ 14.03 Decision to Institute -- Lack of evidence



§ 14.04 Decision to Institute -- Equitable defenses



§ 14.05 Decision to Institute -- Public interest considerations



§ 14.06 Decision to Institute -- Request for rehearing



CHAPTER 15 DISCOVERY



§ 15.01 Discovery -- Privilege and work product



§ 15.02 Discovery -- Routine discovery



§ 15.03 Discovery -- Additional discovery



CHAPTER 16 OBSERVATIONS ON DEPOSITION TESTIMONY



§ 16.01 Observations on Deposition Testimony -- Timing



§ 16.02 Observations on Deposition Testimony -- Legal standard



CHAPTER 17 PATENT OWNER RESPONSE



§ 17.01 Patent Owner Response -- Timing



§ 17.02 Patent Owner Response -- Evidence



CHAPTER 18 PETITIONER REPLY TO PO RESPONSE



§ 18.01 Petitioner Reply to PO Response -- New arguments and evidence



§ 18.02 Petitioner Reply to PO Response -- Declarations



§ 18.03 Petitioner Reply to PO Response -- Exhibits



CHAPTER 19 PATENT OWNER SUR-REPLY



§ 19.01 Patent Owner sur-reply



CHAPTER 20 PRIOR ART



§ 20.01 Prior Art -- Proving prior art status



§ 20.02 Prior Art -- Swearing behind



CHAPTER 21 MOTION PRACTICE



§ 21.01 Motion Practice -- Motions to stay or slow schedule



§ 21.02 Motion Practice -- Motion to supplement briefing in light of subsequent authority



§ 21.03 Motion Practice -- Motions to expedite schedule



§ 21.04 Motion Practice -- List of proposed motions



§ 21.05 Motion Practice -- Motion to file supplemental information



§ 21.06 Motion Practice -- Motion to strike improper argument or evidence



§ 21.07 Motion Practice -- Obtaining leave to file a motion



§ 21.08 Motion Practice -- Motions to exclude evidence



§ 21.09 Motion Practice -- Motions to expunge evidence



§ 21.10 Motion Practice -- Motions for rehearing/reconsideration



CHAPTER 22 REAL PARTY IN INTEREST



§ 22.01 Real Party In Interest -- General



§ 22.02 Real Party In Interest -- Privies



§ 22.03 Real Party In Interest -- Successors in interest



§ 22.04 Real Party In Interest -- Related companies



§ 22.05 Real Party In Interest -- Indemnitors



§ 22.06 Real Party In Interest -- Joint defense groups



§ 22.07 Real Party In Interest -- Patent Aggregators / Member COS.



CHAPTER 23 REQUEST FOR ADVERSE JUDGMENT



§ 23.01 Request for Adverse Judgment -- Legal standard



§ 23.02 Request for Adverse Judgment -- Effect



CHAPTER 24 SETTLEMENT



§ 24.01 Settlement -- Timing



§ 24.02 Settlement -- Joint motion to terminate



§ 24.03 Settlement -- Termination of action



§ 24.04 Settlement -- Effect on other petitioners



§ 24.05 Settlement -- Filing settlement agreement



CHAPTER 25 TRIAL



§ 25.01 Trial -- Trial conduct



§ 25.02 Trial -- Scope of trial record



§ 25.03 Trial -- Exhibits



§ 25.04 Trial -- Demonstratives



§ 25.05 Trial -- Witnesses



CHAPTER 26 FINAL WRITTEN DECISION



§ 26.01 Final Written Decision -- Request for rehearing



§ 26.02 Final Written Decision -- Grounds available for decision by Board



§ 26.03 Final Written Decision -- Effect of Federal Circuit remand



CHAPTER 27 DISTRICT COURT



§ 27.01 District Court -- Narrowing of claims or defenses

§ 27.02 District Court -- Inequitable conduct



§ 27.03 District Court -- Stay pending patent office proceedings



§ 27.04 District Court -- Effect of decision to institute



§ 27.05 District Court -- Estoppel



§ 27.06 District Court -- Evidence



§ 27.07 District Court -- Appeal of Decisions Not to Institute



CHAPTER 28 FEDERAL CIRCUIT DECISIONS



§ 28.01 Federal Circuit Decisions -- Appeal of PTAB rules and procedures



§ 28.02 Federal Circuit Decisions -- Appealability of decision denying stay



§ 28.03 Federal Circuit Decisions -- Appealability of decision to institute



§ 28.04 Federal Circuit Decisions -- Appeal of final written decision



§ 28.05 Federal Circuit Decisions -- PTAB proceedings after remand



§ 28.06 Federal Circuit Decisions -- Reversal



§ 28.07 Federal Circuit Decisions -- Lack of standing to appeal



CHAPTER 29 ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE ACT



§ 29.01 Administrative Procedure Act



CHAPTER 30 CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS PATENTS, TRADEMARKS, AND COPYRIGHTS



CHAPTER 31 USC PATENT LAWS