Caltech Urges Patent Board To Reconsider Grant Of Apple Motion
(November 14, 2017, 1:10 PM EST) -- ALEXANDRIA, Va. — An October decision by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board to grant Apple Inc.’s motion to file supplemental information in its challenge to a California Institute of Technology (Caltech) patent is “deeply prejudicial in both its timing and its scope,” the university told the board on Nov. 13 (Apple Inc. v. California Institute of Technology, No. IPR2017-00728, PTAB).
(Motion available. Document #16-171120-014M.)
According to Caltech, Apple “candidly admitted that it wished to introduce supplemental evidence to preempt any Caltech attempt at antedating,” but...