LAW 875C

Patent Litigation

2 Unit(s)

This course takes students through the stages of preparing patent infringement cases and non-infringement and validity defenses. The course focuses on issues and procedures that are unique to patent cases, such as venue, patent local rules modeled after those of the Northern District of California, claim construct (“Markman”) procedures and hearings, overall litigation strategies, expert discovery, motion practice, Patent Trial and Appeal Board review as a significant part of litigation strategy.