Nike Fails in Patent Fight at the PTAB Yet Again
shot by IP News Shots / 7:57 pm on 04 March, 2021
Nike, Inc. faced yet another loss in its patent battle against Adidas AG at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). The board ruled on remand that a proposed modified claim in a Nike footwear patent failed to pass muster. Last year, the Federal Circuit remanded the case and early this week the PTAB ruled that Nike was still unable to show evidence that the sole contested claim in its 2012 patent was not rendered obvious by passages of a knitting textbook (2001 edition).
Read more at: https://www.law360.com/ip/articles/1360855/nike-loses-again-at-ptab-in-adidas-footwear-fight
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