An article written by Patrick C. Keane, chair of the Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's Intellectual Property Section was published in the Patent & Technology Licensing edition of IAM 250. The article, "High court decisions give the go-ahead to speedier IP transactions," highlights two decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court and the en banc Court of Appeal for the Federal Circuit.

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Both decisions addressed patent validity and enforceability law and, according to Keane, "added clarity and predictability to the value of U.S. patent portfolios in a way that should facilitate IP monetisation and expedite IP transactions."