In re Aqua Products

In re Aqua Products (Fed. Cir. 2016) In a short opinion, the Federal Circuit has reaffirmed the USPTO’s tightly restrictive approach to amendment practice in Inter Partes Review (IPR) proceedings. ¬†Under the rules, a patentee has one opportunity to propose amendments or substitute claims. However, the motion to amend¬†will only be granted if the patentee … Continue reading In re Aqua Products