Federal Circuit Upholds IPR Final Decisions That Address Fewer Than All of the Challenged Claims

Authored by Mark Chapman, Caryn Harsche, and Kulsoom Hasan Digest of Synopsys, Inc. v. Mentor Graphics Corp., Nos. 2014-1516, 2014-1530 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 10, 2016) (precedential). On appeal from PTAB IPR No. 2012-00042. Before Newman, Dyk, Wallach. Procedural Posture: Petitioner Synopsys appeals an IPR final decision where the Board found …