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What About Jurisdiction?

What About Jurisdiction?

It’s well established that the Federal Circuit has jurisdiction over cases “arising under” federal patent law – but what about jurisdiction for an injunction under a breach of contract claim concerning certain patents?

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Playing the Ratings Game

Playing the Ratings Game

The interoperability of today’s technological devices requires many behind-the-scenes license agreements. For evidence, one need look no further than a recent appellate court decision regarding the proper rate Microsoft must pay another tech company to use its ubiquitous patented technology. The case provides valuable guidance on how such “reasonable and nondiscriminatory” (RAND) rates should be set.

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The Patterson Difference

At Patterson Intellectual Property Law we understand the value of ingenuity. We’ve committed ourselves to being the intellectual property leader when it comes to technical expertise and breadth of knowledge.

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About The Firm

As a mid-sized firm able to handle large cases, Patterson Intellectual Property Law gives extensive attention to your needs and the uniqueness of each intellectual property case. We take a unique, intellectual approach that your IP protection requires.

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Our Skills

Our shareholders and associates have all earned technical degrees and have experience in technical fields prior to their legal education. Patterson Intellectual Property Law has the unique combination of experience and value-added performance to give unique attention to unique ideas.

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