The defendant may by his defence1:
(1) deny the claimant's title to the patent2;
(2) deny that he has infringed as alleged or at all3;
(3) plead leave and licence4;
(4) raise one or more objections to the validity of the patent5;
(5) allege that at the date of the infringement he was not aware, and had no reasonable grounds for supposing, that the patent existed6;
(6) deny, where the specification has been amended, that the original specification was drawn in good faith and with reasonable skill and knowledge
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