Inter Partes Reexamination: Procedure

Gerald M. Murphy, Jr., Leonard R. Svennson & Eugene T. Perez

  • Patents that qualify and who can file
  • Getting started - requirements for the request
    • Proposing a substantial new question of patentability
    • Prior art and evidence that can be used
    • Supplying a copy of the patent
    • Service
    • Estoppel
    • The “real party in interest”
  • Granting the reexam request
  • Timelines
  • Formalities
  • Petitions
  • Appeal
  • Duty of Disclosure

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