Federal Circuit Reverses, Remands Standing Ruling In Patent Inventorship Row

(February 8, 2016, 12:53 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A lawsuit seeking a correction of patent inventorship was erroneously dismissed for lack of standing, the Federal Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled Feb. 5 (TriReme Medical LLC v. AngioScore Inc., No. 15-1504, Fed. Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 1948).

(Decision available. Document #16-160222-011Z.)

According to an appellate panel of Circuit Judges Sharon Prost, Timothy B. Dyk and Raymond T. Chen, whether or not the contribution of Dr. Chaim Lotan to the invention claimed in U.S. patent Nos. 8,080,026, 8,454,636 and 8,721,667 falls...
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