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re·ex·am·ine

also re-ex·am·ine (rē′ĭg-zăm′ĭn)
tr.v. re·ex·am·ined, re·ex·am·in·ing, re·ex·am·ines also re-ex·am·ined or re-ex·am·in·ing or re-ex·am·ines
1. To examine again or anew; review.
2. Chiefly British To question (a witness) in redirect examination.

re′ex·am′i·na′tion n.
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Noun1.reexamination - (law) questioning of a witness by the party that called the witness after that witness has been subject to cross-examination
interrogatory, examination, interrogation - formal systematic questioning
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
2.reexamination - a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment
examination, scrutiny - the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
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Consequently, Congress introduced ex parte reexamination proceedings in 1980 with the hope of strengthening the quality of U.
Ex parte reexamination procedures are procedurally similar to those used in an initial examination.
ex parte reexamination, which remains essentially unchanged from before the AIA was enacted.
And in this article, we suggest ways to amend and add claims in patents undergoing IPR using continuing applications, reissue applications and ex parte reexamination.
For example, an ex parte reexamination is less expensive than an inter partes review, but the ex parte reexamination allows you much less participation in the process than an inter partes review.
Of the 8,375 ex parte reexamination certificates issued in granted patents, 23% issued with all claims confirmed, 11% issued with all claims cancelled and 66% issued with claim changes [42].
There are two types of reexamination procedures: ex parte Reexamination (252) and inter partes reexamination.
On August 26, 2010, the USPTO granted Blackhawk's request for ex parte reexamination of the '439 patent, concluding that substantial new questions existed regarding the patentability of the claims of the '439 patent.
Based on an unsuccessful challenge from a potential competitor, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued PPTI an Ex Parte Reexamination Certificate for Patent 5,243,038 entitled "Construction of Synthetic DNA and Its Use in Large Polypeptide Synthesis.
Patent 7,842,289 ('289 patent) at the successful conclusion of an ex parte reexamination proceeding initiated by Advaxis Incorporated (OTCBB: ADXS).
Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) at the conclusion of an ex parte reexamination process.