Press Releases


Askeladden Advocates for Ability of Non-Defendant IPR Petitioners to Appeal Adverse PTAB Decisions

Submitted amicus brief in support of JTEKT’s petition for rehearing en banc at the Federal Circuit

New York, NY, September 20, 2018 — Askeladden filed an amicus brief this week advocating for en banc review to correct the Federal Circuit’s standing jurisprudence with respect to appeals of Inter Partes Review decisions. Read more

Askeladden Submits Amicus Brief Supporting RPX’s Bid for Supreme Court Review

Advocates for Ability of Non-Defendant IPR Petitioners to Appeal Adverse PTAB Decisions

New York, NY, July 20, 2018 — Advocates for Ability of Non-Defendant IPR Petitioners to Appeal Adverse PTAB Decisions Read more

Askeladden Advocates against Tribal Sovereign Immunity for Inter Partes Review Proceedings

New York, NY, May 21, 2018 — Submitted amicus brief in support of PTAB’s decision finding tribal sovereign immunity inapplicable in six IPRs involving Restasis® patents Read more

PTAB Finds N5 Technologies Patent to be Unpatentable Following Challenge from Askeladden

Askeladden successfully proves that all eleven claims of the mobile authentication patent were unpatentable.

New York, NY, April 25, 2018 — Askeladden successfully proves that all eleven claims of the mobile authentication patent were unpatentable. Read more

Askeladden Petitions for Review of Digital Verification Systems Patent

Argues that prior art renders all claims anticipated or obvious.

New York, NY, March 7, 2018 — Argues that prior art renders all claims anticipated or obvious. Read more

PTAB Denies St. Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Request for Sovereign Immunity in Challenges of Restasis Patents

Askeladden filed an amicus brief arguing against applicability of tribal sovereign immunity in IPR proceedings.

New York, NY, March 7, 2018 — Askeladden filed an amicus brief arguing against applicability of tribal sovereign immunity in IPR proceedings. Read more

PTAB Invalidates Purple Leaf Patents Following IPR Challenges from Askeladden

The Patent Trial and Appeal Board found the claims of the two payments-related patents to be unpatentable.

New York, NY, February 15, 2018 — The Patent Trial and Appeal Board found the claims of the two payments-related patents to be unpatentable. Read more

Askeladden Advocates against Tribal Sovereign Immunity in Patent Review Proceedings

Submitted an amicus brief in inter partes review challenges of former Allergan patents

New York, NY, December 4, 2017 — Askeladden argues that the Tribe’s motion to dismiss should be denied because Tribal Sovereign Immunity does not apply to administrative proceedings like IPRs before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Read more

Askeladden Files Amicus Brief in Oil States v. Greene's Energy Group

Argues that IPR and CBM processes play a critical role in improving patent quality.

New York, NY, November 2, 2017 — Askeladden argues that IPR and CBM are integral tools for efficiently addressing poor quality patents, and that the Constitution does not require the validity of issued patents be determined by the Federal court system. Read more

PTAB Grants Askeladden’s Request for IPR of Verify Smart Patent

Askeladden asserted that the patent’s claims related to identity verification in electronic transactions are invalid as obvious

New York, NY, July 25, 2017 — Askeladden asserted that the patent’s claims related to identity verification in electronic transactions are invalid as obvious Read more