By: Robert D. Leonard How do I respond to a Final Office Action? There are several options for responding to a Final Office Action, and the best option for you… read more

By: Anthony S. Volpe and Michael F. Snyder For years, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the exclusive appellate court for patent appeals, has reviewed the… read more

By: Douglas J. Bucklin, PhD  (With special thanks to Matthew W. Herd, Law Clerk for help in constructing this article.) The Federal Circuit issued an opinion on Wednesday, December 17,… read more

By: Jonathan G. Lombardo Federal Circuit Judge Timothy B. Dyk sitting by designation as a trial judge recently denied the prevailing party’s fee request in part because it failed to… read more