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PTAB Denies Petitioner Request to Withdraw PGR as “Too Late”

Kilpatrick Townsend Post-Grant Proceedings Blog

August 25, 2021

Written by Yifan Mao MS

37 C.F.R. § 42.71(a) provides that “The Board…may grant, deny, or dismiss any petition or motion” but does not provide other specifics. The Board therefore has broad discretion in considering requests to withdraw Petitions.

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Yifan Mao MS

Senior Associate

Menlo Park, CA

ymao@kilpatricktownsend.com