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Minerva Surgical Inc. v. Hologic Inc.

Pending petition

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
20-440 Fed. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether a defendant in a patent infringement action who assigned the patent, or is in privity with an assignor of the patent, may have a defense of invalidity heard on the merits.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Sep 30 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due November 5, 2020)
Oct 14 2020Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, Minerva Surgical, Inc.
Nov 05 2020Brief of respondents Hologic, Inc., et al. in opposition filed.
Nov 05 2020Brief amici curiae of Intellectual Property Professors filed.
Nov 05 2020Brief amicus curiae of Engine Advocacy filed.
Nov 24 2020DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 12/11/2020.
Nov 24 2020Rescheduled.
Nov 24 2020Reply of Minerva Surgical, Inc. submitted.
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