884 F.3d 1350 (2018)

NESTLE USA, INC., Appellant v. STEUBEN FOODS, INC., Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit.

Decided: March 13, 2018.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

VIRGINIA L. CARRON , Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP, Atlanta, GA, argued for appellant. Also represented by KEVIN D. RODKEY ; TYLER MICHAEL AKAGI , THOMAS H. JENKINS , Washington, DC.

THOMAS FISHER , Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, LLP, Alexandria, VA, argued for appellee. Also represented by W. COOK ALCIATI , CHARLIE AVIGLIANO , Steuben Foods, Inc., Jamaica, NY.

Before Dyk, Reyna, and Hughes, Circuit Judges.

Nestlé USA, Inc. appeals from the final decision of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board in an inter partes review, finding claim 9 of U.S. Patent No. 6,481,468 B1 not obvious. The patent is owned by Steuben Foods, Inc. and directed to systems for aseptic packaging of food products. Nestlé argues that the Board erred...

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