Amicus Curiae Filers Tell Supreme Court To Rule AIA Reviews Are Unconstitutional
(June 17, 2016, 7:57 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Amicus curiae filers argue in briefs filed May 31 in support of the owner of a flash memory patent’s a petition asking the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether inter partes reviews (IPR) are constitutional in its infringement lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) (MCM Portfolio LLC v. Hewlett-Packard Co. and Michelle K. Lee, Director, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, No. 15-1330, U.S. Sup.).
HP filed a petition to institute an IPR of claims 7, 11, 19 and 21 regarding MCM Portfolio LLC's U.S....