New Festo Decision is a Fairer Standard for Prosecution History Estoppel | GenomeWeb

Last year we wrote about the Festo decision by the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. That decision altered standing patent law principles regarding infringement that decreased the value and enforceability of existing biotechnology patents. 

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