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Dickinson v. Zurko

Docket No.: 98-377
Argued: March 24, 1999
Decided: June 10, 1999

Topics:

Administrative Procedure, or Administrative Orders Review, Judicial Power, Judicial Review, Administrative Procedure, Article I, Civil Procedure, abuse of discretion, judicial review, patent

Petitioner: Dickinson
Respondent: Zurko

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FEDERAL CIRCUIT
Citation: 142 F.3d 1447
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


527 U.S. 150 (1999)
Question:

Must the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit use the framework set forth in the Administrative Procedure Act when reviewing the Patent and Trademark Office's findings of fact?

Dickinson v. Zurko
ORAL ARGUMENT

March 24, 1999

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 6 votes for Dickinson, 3 vote(s) against

Dickinson v. Zurko
Case Documents

1Opinion in Dickinson v. Zurko
2Opinion in Dickinson v. Zurko
Additional documents for this case are pending review.