Recent News on the Federal Circuit

Here is a report on recent news and commentary related to the Federal Circuit and its cases. Today’s report highlights:

  • an article highlighting five important Federal Circuit rulings so far in 2023;
  • a blog post contemplating the idea of intellectual property rights for “AI creations”; and
  • an article for discussing the impact of the recent precedential Federal Circuit decision in a patent case addressing obviousness.
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Opinions & Orders – June 14, 2023

Late yesterday and this morning, the Federal Circuit released two opinions, one precedential and one nonprecedential, both in patent cases and both addressing obviousness. Additionally, the court released five nonprecedential orders, one transferring a case to another court, one summarily affirming a judgment, one granting a motion to remand a case, and two dismissing appeals. Additionally, the court released four summary affirmances and an erratum. Here are the introductions to the opinions and orders and links to the dismissals, summary affirmances, and the erratum.

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