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Takeaways from ABPA’s failed bid to invalidate auto part design patents

Ellie Mertens, New York

The Eastern District of Michigan recently applied the brakes to the Automotive Body Parts Association's efforts to invalidate Ford’s design patents

In February, Ford succeeded in convincing the Eastern District of Michigan to apply the brakes to an effort by the Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA), an association of companies that distribute auto body parts, to invalidate its design patents on...

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