A Second Chance for a Motion to Amend
On Tuesday, August 30, the Federal Circuit vacated the Patent Trial and Appeal Board’s denial of a motion to amend. Veritas Techs. LLC v. Veeam Software Corp., Case No. 15-1894. The Federal Circuit found that “the Board was arbitrary and capricious in its sole ground for denying the motion.” Slip Op. at 3. The Federal Circuit remanded the case to the Board to determine the patentability of Veritas’ proposed amended claims.
John C. Alemanni
Michael T. Morlock