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United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit.

ZOOMESSENCE, INC., Appellant v. Joseph MATAL, Performing the Functions and Duties of the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Intervenor


Decided: January 16, 2018

(Prost, Chief Judge, Schall and Taranto, Circuit Judges). Steven John Hultquist, Hultquist, PLLC, Chapel Hill, NC, argued for appellant. Also represented by Mary B. Grant. Michael Sumner Forman, Office of the Solicitor, United States Patent and Trademark Office, Alexandria, VA, argued for intervenor. Also represented by Nathan K. Kelley, Thomas W. Krause, Robert J. McManus, Lore A. Unt.


This Cause having been heard and considered, it is Ordered and Adjudged:

AFFIRMED. See Fed. Cir. R. 36.

Per Curiam

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