No. 20-853

Andrei Iancu, Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director, United States Patent and Trademark Office v. Fall Line Patents, LLC, et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

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Docket Entries


Petition GRANTED. Judgment VACATED and case REMANDED for further consideration in light of United States v. Arthrex, Inc., 594 U. S. ___ (2021). Justice Alito took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/24/2021.

Brief of respondent James Gelsin Marx in support submitted.

Brief of respondent HemoSonics LLC filed.

Brief of respondent Fall Line Patents, LLC in support filed.

Response Requested. (Due March 24, 2021)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 2/26/2021.

Brief of respondent Apple Inc. in support filed.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 27, 2021)


Andrei Iancu, Under Secretary of Commerce For Intellectual Property and Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office,, Petitioner, represented by Elizabeth B. Prelogar

Apple Inc., Respondent, represented by Thomas Gregory Sprankling

Fall Line Patents, LLC, Respondent, represented by Matthew James Antonelli

HemoSonics LLC, Respondent, represented by Nicole A. Saharsky

James Gelsin Marx, Respondent, represented by Edward Maughan Cannon

Last updated: July 3, 2022