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PATENTEE. He to whom a patent has been granted. The term is usually applied to one who has obtained letters-patent for a new invention.
     2. His rights are, 1. To make, sell and enjoy the profits, during the existence, of his rights, of the invention or discovery patented. 2. To recover damages for a violation of such rights. 3. To have an injunction to prevent any infringement of such rights.
     3. His duties are to supply the public, upon reasonable terms, with the thing patented.

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As a result, patentees are being forced to rethink litigation strategies to ensure that willfulness is addressed at the pleading stage and to ensure that sufficient evidence is obtained through discovery to prove that the infringer engaged in egregious misconduct.
133) The loss of a patent right means that the patentee cannot state a claim for infringement of that patent upon which any federal court is capable of granting monetary or equitable relief.
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In any event, the patentee will be notified of any proposed
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Both the specification and the claims are drafted by the patentee, and