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CJ CheilJedang Corp. v. International Trade Commission

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-1062 Fed. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether, to avoid prosecution history estoppel under Festo Corp. v. Shoketsu Kinzoku Kogyo Kabushiki Co., “the rationale underlying the amendment” must be the rationale the patentee provided to the public at the time of the amendment.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 24 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 27, 2020)
Mar 11 2020Motion of respondents Ajinomoto Co., et al. to extend the time to file a response from March 27, 2020 to April 27, 2020, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 12 2020Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 27, 2020, for all respondents.
Mar 26 2020Amicus brief of R Street Institute submitted.
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