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Federal Circuitry is a data-driven Federal Circuit blog. Our Federal Circuit Statistics empirically analyze quantifiable aspects of the Court. Our En Banc Tracker highlights pending and past petitions. Our Substantive Order Tracker allows you to search less-discussed orders. Check back weekly for Last Week in the Federal Circuit and monthly for our Oral Argument Recap.

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June 19, 2020 - Oral Argument Recap

June Oral Argument Recap

We are two weeks out from arguments in the Court’s June sitting. Here is the after-action report: Total cases: 35 arguments (and 20 counseled cases submitted on the briefs) Oldest case: Peerless Industries, Inc. v. Crimson AV, LLC, No. 18-2021 (docketed May 30, 2018; 733 days …›

April 14, 2020 - Federal Circuit Insights

The Federal Circuit Goes Remote

As courts across the country grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Circuit has streamlined its docket and moved oral arguments from the courtroom to conference calling. Early indications suggest that is changing how the Court decides cases —cases in the past that would …›