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Appeals Court Defines “Direct Infringement” In a Way Favorable to Patent Owners

Appeals Court Defines “Direct Infringement” In a Way Favorable to Patent Owners

The federal court system has been in a tug-of-war over the case of Limelight Networks v. Akamai. The case has gone all the... Read More

Marathon Patent Group CEO Doug Croxall Interviewed on NASDAQ CEO Signature Series

Marathon Patent Group CEO Doug Croxall Interviewed on NASDAQ CEO Signature Series

Our CEO, Doug Croxall was recently interviewed by Jeanne Yurman as part of the NASDAQ CEO Signature Series of interviews. In... Read More

2014 Patent Litigation Statistics

2014 Patent Litigation Statistics

Two reports have recently been issued on patent litigation activity and trends in 2014: PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PWC)... Read More

Reasonable Sounding Patent Reform That Isn’t

Reasonable Sounding Patent Reform That Isn’t

The patent system is maddeningly complex. So many different factors go into the awarding and enforcing of patents that... Read More

America's New Bifurcated Patent Litigation System

America's New Bifurcated Patent Litigation System

We've often said that patent reform has unintended consequences, and as a result it pays to move slowly and cautiously. The... Read More

Patent Owners Faring Better at the PTAB

Patent Owners Faring Better at the PTAB

Patent owners are scoring more wins at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), and that’s good news for not only... Read More

Paying Damages Based on an Invalid Patent? A $44 Million Question

Paying Damages Based on an Invalid Patent? A $44 Million Question

Can a company be ordered to pay damages for infringing an invalid patent? It sounds absurd, but it might be possible... Read More

Go Slow on Patent Reform

Go Slow on Patent Reform

Patent reform, like Mount Vesuvius, tends to erupt at irregular intervals, with long periods of dormancy in... Read More

Are Patents an Asset Class?

Are Patents an Asset Class?

If you do a search on "are patents an asset class?" you'll find results as old as 2007 and as new as last week debating the... Read More

Marathon’s CEO to Speak on NPEs “Under Attack”

International IP Forum in Amsterdam, June 22-24 Marathon Patent Group CEO Doug Croxall will be joined by current and... Read More