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John P. Isacson, a partner in the Intellectual Property Department of Pepper Hamilton, was quoted in the February 7, 2020 Bloomberg Law article, "$1.1 Billion CalTech Infringement Win Shows Patent Board Perils."
"I think courts are going to be headed in that direction," Pepper Hamilton LLP patent attorney John Isacson said. "I think they've taken a broad view of estoppel."