patent law

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Trademark law protects a trademark owner's exclusive right to use a trademark when use of the mark by another would be likely to cause consumer confusion as to the source or origin of goods. Trademark law is a federal issue, and as such, the...


Arthrex Inc. (“Arthrex”), a medical device company, owned the ’907 patent over a surgical assembly used to repair bone tissue. United States v. Arthrex Inc. at 1325. In 2018, Smith & Nephew, Inc. filed a petition for inter partes review of the...