6 PTAB Issues That Came To A Head In 2019

Fish Principals Dorothy Whelan and David Holt were quoted in "6 PTAB Issues That Came To A Head In 2019" in Law360. In it, they discuss critical developments of the PTAB in 2019.


"2019 marked a big year for the Patent Trial and Appeal Board, starting with the board’s precedent-setting panel issuing its first-ever decisions and ending with the Federal Circuit calling PTAB judicial appointments into question.

The board spent the year pulling together cohesive precedent, launching a program to offer feedback on amended patents and extending when judges can use their discretion to deny patent challenges, among other key decisions and policy changes."

See Law360 for the full article.