Senators Excoriate Perceived WDTX Venue Abuses
Back in September, I previewed the PTAB reform discussions that eventually issued as the Restoring the America Invents Act. The Act, clearly a rebuke of the Iancu administration’s changes to AIA trial practices, also included a provision encouraging district court stays in view of PTAB challenges. The unspoken concern behind the stay provision is the growth of patent litigation in the WDTX . If there was any doubt about that rationale, the Senate Judiciary has just explicitly put WDTX’s Judge Albright directly in its cross-hairs.
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