Why is patent litigation so expensive?


Here’s a link to a taxonomy of a big-time patent infringement suit, Qualcomm v. Broadcom, that was settled after a year and three-quarters of legal wrangling.  There are 894 separate docket entries for this action, brought in the California Southern District Court.  Analysts and IP counsel will be well-served filing away a link to legalmetric.com to augment answers to the inevitable client questions regarding the cost of IP litigation.

In a timely BVR webinar on November 16, Julie Katz, an attorney with Husch Blackwell, will present a number of strategies that may be employed to prevent IP litigation costs from skyrocketing


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