Newly released statistics (2015-06-30 PTAB Statistics) from the USPTO reveal that the number of bio/pharma IPR challenges almost doubled in 2015, even though fiscal year 2015 still has three months to go. Last year, there were only 66 bio/pharma IPR petitions filed. This fiscal year, so far 113 bio/pharma IPR petitions have been filed as of June 30th.… Continue reading this entry