4 More Ways To Sink A Frivolous Patent Suit In East Texas

By Erin Coe (December 1, 2015, 3:21 PM EST) -- There's more than one way to score an early win against frivolous patent litigation in the Eastern District of Texas, which has a reputation for sending cases to juries. Here, attorneys expand on a previous list of strategies to beat groundless suits in one of the top venues for patent cases.

The judges in the Eastern District of Texas impose tight schedules to manage cases quickly and tend to be disinclined to grant summary judgment and other early dispositive motions, preferring instead for cases to be resolved by juries.

"The fast pace requires lawyers to be on their game," said Clyde...

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