Is a patent private property or a public right? Brian Pandya, Partner at Wiley Rein LLP, analyzes the core issues in the upcoming Supreme Court Case, Oil States Energy Services v. Greene’s Energy Group. Is it constitutional for the Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) to analyze the validity of existing patents through a non-Article III forum without a jury? Oral Argument is November 27, 2017.
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