PTAB Roundup

SCOTUS: The AIA did not change the on-sale bar. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that an inventor’s sale can still qualify as prior art under § 102(a) (post-AIA) even though the purchaser is obligated to keep the invention a secret. Helsinn Healthcare S.A. v. Teva Pharms. USA, Inc., No. 18-1229 (Jan. 22, 2019). CAFC: Tentative ANDA approval sufficient to confer Article III …

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