Joseph C. Bechtold, Appellant, v. Robert C. Watson, Commissioner of Patents, Appellee, 253 F.2d 875 (D.C. Cir. 1958)Annotate this Case
Decided January 23, 1958
Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia; Alexander Holtzoff, Judge.
Mr. Conder C. Henry, Washington, D. C., for appellant.
Mr. George C. Roeming, Atty., U. S. Patent Office, with whom Mr. Clarence W. Moore, Sol., U. S. Patent Office, was on the brief, for appellee.
Before PRETTYMAN, WILBUR K. MILLER and BASTIAN, Circuit Judges.
This is a patent case brought in the District Court under Section 145, Title 35, United States Code.1 It involves a plumbing fitting known as a Hi-Top Tee. The Patent Office and the District Court were of opinion that invention over the prior art was not shown. We find no reversible error.2