June 7, 2022
We are pleased to welcome law students Clayton Goldman and Tiffany Hu as our summer associates for 2022. Clayton is attending the University of Notre Dame Law School, with an expected graduation date of May 2023. Tiffany is a student at University of Illinois College of Law and is working toward a May 2024 graduation.
We appreciate having Clayton and Tiffany join us this summer, bringing with them their impressive credentials and notable skills!
IP Alert | Stock Ownership Leads to Vacatur of $2.75B District Court JudgmentAugust 8, 2022
On June 23, in Centripetal Networks v. Cisco Systems, the Federal Circuit vacated judgment of the district court because stock held by the judge's wife violated the recusal statute and was not harmless error. Read more
IP Alert | Rehearing Reverses Earlier Federal Circuit Decision Finding Silence Supported Negative Claim LimitationJuly 6, 2022
On June 21, in Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation v. Accord Healthcare, Inc., a reshuffled Federal Circuit panel reversed course on rehearing to find that a negative claim limitation was not supported by silence in the patent's specification. Read more