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PTAB Dismisses Three IPR Petitions Based on Sovereign Immunity

Covidien LP had a license to U.S. Patent 7,062,251, owned by the University of Florida Research Foundation (UFRF, Patent Owner). ¬†UFRF alleged breach of contract by Covidien, and sued Covidien in Florida state court for breach of license. ¬†Covidien counterclaimed … Continue reading

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