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U.S. ITC Suspends Import Ban Until IPR is Resolved

World IP Review

09 Sep 2020

Mark Whitaker spoke to World IP Review about the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (ITC) decision to suspend an import ban on patent-infringing drones pending the resolution of a Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) decision.

“In the past, most respondents would not bother with looking to invalidate a patent asserted at the ITC,” Mark said. “Now, there is more of an impetus to bring an inter partes review as soon as they possibly can.”

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