What You Need To Know About Patent Litigation In The UK

Law360 (August 6, 2018, 8:34 PM EDT) -- The next stop in Law360's look at prominent patent jurisdictions is the United Kingdom, a highly regarded venue among patent owners, where courts have specialized judges, discovery is streamlined and the winning side can recover most of its costs.

The U.K. is by some measures among the top countries in the world for patent enforcement. Taylor Wessing LLP ranked it the second best environment, trailing only Germany, in its 2016 Global Intellectual Property Index. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has given the U.K. similarly high marks.

"If you look at Europe generally the consensus is that the U.K., Germany and perhaps...

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