Federal Circuit Reverses Newest Member
The concept of excluding the PTAB via a forum selection clause is not a new idea. Back in 2019 I highlighted this option as the #1 development in PTAB practice for district court litigators. Since that time, there have been a handful of cases that sought to leverage this mechanism. Earlier this week, the Federal Circuit was given another opportunity to explore this topic, and the potential policy consequences of such private agreements.
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