Back to the Library
In Click-To-Call Techs., LP v. Ingenio, Inc., _ F.3d _, 2018 WL 3893119 (Fed. Cir. Aug. 16, 2018), the en banc Federal Circuit recently held that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) may not institute aninter partes review (IPR) more than one year after the service of a complaint, even if the complaint is dismissed without prejudice. Below is a summary of the applicable law, facts, PTAB proceedings, appeal and our analysis of the potential impact of this decision.