Patent LitigationThe course covers all aspects of patent litigation from pre-filing considerations to appeal and is designed to address problems that arise in real-world lawsuits. Particular attention is devoted to initial pleadings, discovery, motion practice, and the use of technical experts at trial. The role of juries in patent litigation is also discussed, including the recent advent of so-called Markman Hearings. Lastly practical trial preparation techniques, trial practice, and the law of remedies will be explored.
Does this course satisfy the writing requirement? Yes
Is this course open to LL.M. students? Yes
Do the credits of this course count toward the specialized program credits that students need for the Intellectual Property & Information Technology Law LL.M. Program? Yes
|Partial list of professors who teach or have taught this course:|
|Normile, John J., Jr.||Spring 2010, Spring 2011|
|Ferri, Lisa & Nolan, Brian W.||Fall 2010|