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Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m., we expect the Court to issue additional orders from the November 24 Conference. We expect one or more opinions in argued cases on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Mylan Inc. v. Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.

Petition for certiorari denied on March 21, 2011
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-770 Federal Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010

Issue: Whether, contrary to this Court's decision in KSR International Co. v. Teleflex Inc., the Federal Circuit has erred in applying a “lead compound test” as the exclusive standard for determining whether a patent claim directed to a new chemical compound is “obvious” and therefore invalid under 35 U.S.C. § 103(a).

Briefs and Documents

Certiorari-stage documents

Term Snapshot