Press Releases


Askeladden Continues to Advocate for the Ability of Non-Defendant IPR Petitioners to Appeal Adverse PTAB Decisions

Submitted amicus brief in support of JTEKT’s petition for Supreme Court review

New York, NY, January 11, 2019 — Askeladden filed an amicus brief today with the United States Supreme Court in JTEKT Corp. v. GKN Automotive Ltd. advocating for the Court to review and correct the Federal Circuit’s standing jurisprudence with respect to the ability of non-defendant inter partes review (IPR) petitioners to appeal adverse decisions of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Read more

Askeladden Advocates for Examination of All Proposed Amendments in PTAB Patent Review Proceedings

Raised patent quality concerns stemming from proposed revisions to motion to amend practice in USPTO comment letter.

New York, NY, January 4, 2019 — Askeladden submitted a comment letter to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) late last month in response to the USPTO’s request for comments on proposed changes to the motion to amend practice and procedures in patent review proceedings under the America Invents Act (AIA) before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Read more

Askeladden Submits Amicus Brief at Supreme Court in HP Inc. v. Berkheimer

Calls for review of Federal Circuit ruling pertaining to the nature of patent eligibility analysis.

New York, NY, November 15, 2018 — Calls for review of Federal Circuit ruling pertaining to the nature of patent eligibility analysis. Read more

Askeladden Supports Supreme Court Review in Corning Optical v. PPC Broadband

Amicus brief urges Supreme Court to clarify its Halo decision and ensure proper application by lower courts.

New York, NY, November 1, 2018 — Amicus brief urges Supreme Court to clarify its Halo decision and ensure proper application by lower courts. Read more

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