American Axle: Highlighting Divisions in the Federal Circuit on Section 101 Natural Law Jurisprudence
January 08, 2021
By Paul Hastings Professional
Several months ago, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit merits panel for Am. Axle & Manufacturing, Inc. v. Neapco Holdings LLC granted a petition for panel rehearing for the limited purpose of withdrawing and reissuing its precedential opinion, and the full Federal Circuit denied a petition for rehearing en banc, with the active judges of the Federal Circuit split 6-6 as to whether to grant rehearing en banc, with five judges writing concurrences or dissents from the per curiam order.
This article originally appeared in the January 2021 issue of the Intellectual Property & Technology Law Journal.