Wrong about Everything: The Application by the District Courts of Rule 9(b) to Inequitable Conduct
63 Pages Posted: 4 Aug 2017
Date Written: August 2, 2003
Discusses why Supreme Court precedent and the text of Rule 9(b) forecloses application of Rule 9(b) to inequitable conduct. It discusses existing cases including Leatherman and the distinction between inequitable conduct and Walker Process "fraud."
Keywords: Patents, Inequitable Conduct, FRCP 9(b)
JEL Classification: K
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