Thursday, December 06, 2012

Federal Circuit -- IN RE YAMAZAKI

When the initial patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer, that disclaimer modifies the underlying duration of the patent, and a subsequent statutory reissue is therefore subject to it.

Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.

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Author's SSRN page here.