Topic: BP Lubricants

False Patent Marking After ‘BP Lubricants’

“The practical consequences of this ruling are hard to exaggerate. No longer will creative lawyering with conclusory allegations surmount the hurdle of Rule 9(b) pleading requirement in the absence of objective, cognizable facts, alleged with the particularity that Rule 9(b) demands. This decision settles a split in the district courts as to whether Rule 9(b)… Read more »