42.400 Procedure; pendency
- (a) A derivation proceeding is a trial subject to the procedures set forth in subpart A of this part.
- (b) The Board may for good cause authorize or direct the parties to address patentability issues that arise in the course of the derivation proceeding.
[Added 77 FR 56068, Sept. 11, 2012, effective Mar. 16, 2013]