Christopher A. Colvin


  • Monday, September 1, 2008
    Since 1982, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ("CAFC") has had jurisdiction over patent appeals, and has attempted to bring greater uniformity and predictability to patent law.1The CAFC has fashioned precedent generally perceived as strengthening patentees' rights. The Supreme Court took a relatively hands-off approach to CAFC patent rulings in...