District Courts Trend Toward Discouraging Weak Patent Suits

District Courts Trend Toward Discouraging Weak Patent Suits
Brian Michalek
Law360

Brian Michalek, a partner in the Firm's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice, authored this article for Law360 discussing a recent litigation trend. According to Brian, "[the trend] involves patent plaintiffs’ implementing a volume-based strategy of suing multiple defendants with the goal of extracting settlement revenue as quickly as possible." He details several cases to illustrate.