3 Patent Litigation Trends To Watch In 2016

By Erin Coe (January 8, 2016, 12:57 PM EST) -- While plaintiffs in infringement cases have faced greater scrutiny over the validity of their patents following the establishment of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board and the U.S. Supreme Court's Alice decision, attorneys expect that more favorable decisions for patent holders are on the horizon.

Here, attorneys point to this trend and more to follow this year:

Patent Owners Poised to Gain Leverage in Infringement Fights

Plaintiffs have had a tougher time keeping their patents intact since the America Invents Act in 2012 created the PTAB as an expedited avenue to challenge the validity of patents and since the U.S. Supreme...

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