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Patentee’s standing to sue for infringement evaporates after correction of inventorship

| August 25, 2016

Vapor Point v. Moorhead (Precedential)

August 10, 2016

Before O’Malley, Chen, Stoll (per Curiam, O’Malley concurrence)


After NanoVapor filed patent applications on a VOC removal technology, naming only its in-house inventor, it was sued by two non-employees trying to be added as inventors through an inventorship correction action. NanoVapor countersued for patent infringement, but having tied its infringement action to the inventorship action, NanoVapor lost standing when it lost on the inventorship action.

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