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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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The bottom line is that the patent system has a long-term policy interest in incentivizing patentees not only to write a claim but to write a precise claim that actually conveys information.
low quality inventions than high quality ones, patentees may be better
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Many patentees who do not practice their patents, including but not solely small inventors and universities, contribute greatly to both the promotion of innovation and the broader economy.
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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.
there is no reason to suppose that plaintiff patentees would face either surprise or unusual difficulties in getting all relevant and probative evidence before the court in the first litigation.
It permits patentees to exclude infringing products from the US market, but does not allow for monetary damages or for cancellation of a patent.
Once all of the pertinent information has been gathered (on an on-going basis) and reviewed by the PMPRB, the review board has the power to order the patentee to lower the price of the drug in any market in Canada for any period of time.