The Impact of the CREATE Act On Interferences

Apr 2005 – Article
Intellectual Property Today, Vol. 12, No. 4 at page 39

The impact of the CREATE Act on ex parte prosecution is discussed in Kunin, “The CREATE Act (S.2192)--A Solution to the Secret Prior Art Problems Caused by the OddzOn Products Inc. Case,” 12 Intellectual Property Today No. ___ at page ____ (___ 2005) (in press). This article focuses on the impact of the CREATE Act on interferences involving issues of derivation or inventorship.