A New Era in Intellectual Property Law
Federal Regulations Offer Increased Options for Challenging Patents
Cantor Colburn Litigation Partner Andrew C. Ryan and Associate Chad A. Dever wrote the article, "A New Era in Intellectual Property Law," published by The Connecticut Law Tribune on December 29, 2014. The article focuses on two new post grant proceedings to challenge the validity of someone's else patent: inter partes review and post-grant review. These new proceedings offer companies different tools for different problems, necessitating case-by-case evaluation to select the right tool for challenging a patent.
Andrew Ryan chairs the firm's Post Grant Practice Group, one of the first of its kind in the country.