In Ajinomoto Co. v. International Trade Commission, No. 09-1081 (Fed. Cir. Mar. 8, 2010), the Federal Circuit affirmed the final determination of the ITC finding two patents, U.S. Patent Nos. 5,827,698 ("the ’698 patent") and 6,040,160 ("the ’160 patent"), invalid for failure to comply with the best mode requirement.