Minerva Surgical, Inc. v. Hologic, Inc.

 
DOCKET NO.
OP. BELOW
OPINION
TBD
SUBJECT
Patent
AUTHOR
TBD

Question(s) Presented

“[W]hether a defendant in a patent infringement action who assigned the patent, or is in privity with an assignor of the patent, may have a defense of invalidity heard on the merits.”

Date
Proceedings and Orders
October 14, 2020
Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Minerva Surgical, Inc.
November 24, 2020
DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/11/2020.
November 24, 2020
Rescheduled.
December 9, 2020
DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 1/8/2021.
January 8, 2021
Petition GRANTED.
February 22, 2021
February 22, 2021
Consent to the filing of amicus briefs received from counsel for Minerva Surgical, Inc. submitted.
March 12, 2021
SET FOR ARGUMENT on Wednesday, April 21, 2021.
March 15, 2021
Record requested.
March 30, 2021
CIRCULATED
April 5, 2021
Motion of the Acting Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae and for divided argument GRANTED.