An Obvious Spotlight — Exploring the Effects of KSR and Gilead

March 4, 2015 3:45pm

Clark A.D. Wilson
Senior Counsel
Merchant & Gould P.C. (Atlanta, GA)

Joshua I. Rothman
Partner
Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto

Jeremy C. Lowe
Partner
Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP

In the wake of KSR v. Teleflex and Gilead v. Natco, what qualifies as obvious has remained murky. The panelists will seek to clarify this standard by diving into how the PTO and various district courts have applied it.