He focuses his practice in the pharmaceutical, life sciences, biotechnology, and medical device fields.His practice encompasses litigation, including Hatch-Waxman litigation; licensing; counseling; due diligence; and patent and trademark prosecution.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Our Review allows you to keep abreast of the Federal Circuit’s activities – important for everyone concerned with intellectual property. During the hearing, the Board refused to consider this evidence because it was not evidence of record before the Examiner. In addition, the exhibits revealed that a significant gap of time was unaccounted for to show due diligence.He has served as litigation counsel in a variety of patent and trademark disputes in many different jurisdictions, and has also served as appellate counsel before the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.Joe also focuses on complex inter partes matters before the U. Food and Drug Administration issues, including citizen petitions, Orange Book listing, and trademark issues.The Board determined that Applicants had waived its defense of prior reduction to practice, and was limited to prior conception with diligence, because the reduction to practice issue was not raised in Applicants’ briefs. With respect to the Board’s ruling that Applicants had waived its “reduction to practice” argument, the Federal Circuit disagreed.