It Can Happen: PTAB Alters Final Written Decision on Rehearing
General Counsel News
Matthew McCloskey wrote this bylined article on Square, Inc. v. REM Holdings, a rare decision granting a rehearing request in which the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) reversed its earlier position in a final written decision. “In granting the rehearing request, the Board explained that overlooking a material statement in a petition is sufficient grounds to grant rehearing,” Mr. McCloskey wrote. Read the full article.