The latest Top Ten Patent Cases features:
(1) Top Ten No. (1) Sequenom v. Ariosa (Patent eligibility): Certiorari grant may be possible if petitioner focuses upon the issue as one where identification of known DNA is the object of the claimed blood test, whereas a more problematic outcome is anticipated if the case is cast in the manner as before the Federal Circuit; see pp. 2-6.
(2) Cert. Decisions 9:30 AM Monday in No. (10) ePlus, Arthrex: Top Ten No. (10) ePlus v. Lawson Software (see pp. 17-18)( injunction following PTAB invalidation of the patent), and Arthrex v. Smith & Nephew (see pp. 23-24)(whether indirect infringement is negated by a good faith belief that the patent is invalid).