As the value of patent portfolios skyrockets, the volume a complexity of patent litigation demand a new kind of patent litigation reference. This book gives you both the qhow-toq a the qwhy-toq of patent litigation, with specific, proven tactics for protecting your clients' interests a giving them a competitive business advantage. And--most important--this book focuses on resolving legal disputes efficiently, effectively, a professionally. You get analysis a strategic reasoning behind every phase of patent infringement litigation, from initial client interview through the filing of the notice of appeal. With the wisdom of a balanced team of expert litigators, you will face real-world situations with practical, winning solutions. This treatise explains: * Why sue in the first place? Why not consider ADR instead? * How will one case qthemeq give you advantages over another? * Who should be named as defendants--a who shouldn't? * What are your burdens of proof? * What type of counterclaims should be filed? * What discovery is really needed? * How should you deal with the current Markman determinations, often handled in a separate proceeding? * What types of damages should you seek? * What specific strategies will carry you to your desired result? Experienced patent litigators will find the insights a analyses from the many contributors helpful in gaining a fuller understanding of the art. Novice litigators will benefit from the comprehensive discussions a practical advice on all aspects of patent infringement litigation.This book gives you both the aquot;how-toaquot; aamp; the aquot;why-toaquot; of patent litigation, with specific, proven tactics for protecting your clientsa#39; interests aamp; giving them a competitive business advantage.
|Title||:||Patent Litigation Strategies Handbook|
|Author||:||Barry L. Grossman, Gary M. Hoffman|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Press - 2000|