Ruiz v. A.B. Chance Co.

Case Number: CLB0045

Date: 01.29.2004

Citation: 69 U.S.P.Q.2d 1686 (Fed. Cir. 2004)

Absent an express teaching to combine prior art references, a court may find motivation to combine the references in the nature of the problem to be solved. This is particularly true when dealing with simpler mechanical technologies.

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