IPLJ’s Business Editor, Amit R. Parikh, co-authored an article with Charles R. Macedo, a partner at Amster Rothstein & Ebenstein, and Jessica Capasso, an associate at Amster Rothstein & Ebenstein. This article addresses a Supreme Court opinion that decides employees’ rights to inventions under the Bayh-Doyle Act. The article examines the opinion in detail and notes the practical significance of the Court’s holding.
Amit’s next article analyzes the effects of In re Seagate Technology, LLC, a Federal Circuit opinion that changed the standard for proving willful infringement in patent cases. Amit co-authored the article with Joseph Casino, a partner at Amster Rothstein & Ebenstein. The authors examined all cases that cited to the Federal Circuit opinion to determine the type of conduct that courts consider willful infringement so that practitioners can give their clients sound legal advice.