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Patent troll litigation is legislative help on the way?
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2013

A bill introduced last week with bipartisan support would substantially level the playing field for companies sued for patent infringement by


Commission petitions Federal Circuit for Panel Rehearing and Rehearing En Banc in Suprema case
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2014

On Friday, February 14, 2014, the Commission filed a Combined Petition for Panel Rehearing and Rehearing En Banc in Suprema v. International Trade


Patentee bears the burden of proving infringement in a declaratory judgment action even when a license agreement between the parties forecloses the patentee from asserting an infringement counterclaim
  • Fish & Richardson PC
  • USA
  • January 29 2014

Supreme Court "holds that, when a licensee seeks a declaratory judgment against a patentee to establish that there is no infringement, the burden


Fed. Cir. Confirms earlier precedent and decides to continue reviewing all aspects of claim construction as a matter of law
  • Haug Partners LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2014

On February 21, 2014, a divided Federal Circuit decided in Lighting Ballast v. Philips Electronics to follow its 1998 decision in Cybor v. FAS


The Federal Circuit holds that the construction of patent claims will still be reviewed de novo on appeal
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2014

On Friday, February 21, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit issued a much anticipated en banc decision about the construction of patent


Declaratory judgment dismissed without prejudice does not bar later IPR
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 28 2014

In an institution decision by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (Board), the Board made it clear that a prior declaratory judgment action filed by


Emerging trends in attorney fee awards in patent cases
  • Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2014

February 26, 2014 was an important day for tech and other companies that have found, or might potentially find, themselves becoming the target of


Invalidating a patent under 35 U.S.C. 112 in an inter partes review
  • Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2014

When Congress enacted the America Invents Act authorizing the new inter partes review ("IPR") proceedings, they made clear that an IPR petitioner


ITC terminates LSI-Realtek 337 investigation without addressing RAND issues (Inv. No. 337-TA-837)
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2014

Yesterday the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) issued a Notice that it was terminating the investigation of whether certain LSI 802.11 and H


Supreme Court unanimously rejects expansion of the inducement doctrine
  • Schiff Hardin LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2014

On June 2, 2014, the Supreme Court issued its ruling in Limelight Networks, Inc. v. Akamai Technologies, Inc., No. 12-786, holding that a party can