U.S. Supreme Court
In re Hien, 166 U.S. 432 (1897)
In re Hien
No. 16. Original
Argued March 22, 1897
Decided April 12, 1897
166 U.S. 432
The Court of Appeals of the District of Columbia was duly authorized by § 6 of the act creating the court, as well as by § 6 as amended by the act of July 20, 1894, to make rules limiting the time of taking appeals to the court from the decisions of the Commissioner of Patents, and there was no restriction on this power by reason of Rev.Stat. § 4894.
The case is stated in the opinion.