5 Tips For Patent Lawyers To Avoid The Judge's Bad Side

Law360, Washington (May 10, 2013, 10:06 PM EDT) -- Overly complex cases, inconsistent litigation positions and intense battling over minor issues were among the pet peeves about patent litigators listed by a group of federal judges at a panel discussion Friday.

Speaking at the George Washington University Law School Symposium on Intellectual Property, the judges offered these tips for patent attorneys about how to persuade juries and stay in the good graces of judges:

Keep It Simple

For the sake of both the judge and jury, attorneys need to learn to streamline patent cases as...
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