In Abraxis Bioscience, LLC v. Kappos, Civil Action No. 1:11-cv-00730., (D.D.C. Jan. 08, 2014), Judge Howell of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colombia upheld the USPTO’s interpretation of the Patent Term Adjustment (PTA) statute that relates to the impact that a Request for Continued Examination (RCE) has on a PTA award.  This decision … Continue reading this entry