IP Insider

IP Insider: Nortel's Catastrophic Success

By Michael D. Goldhaber |

After $2 billion in bankruptcy fees, Nortel approaches a dubious record.

Cisco Systems

NPE Hits Telecoms Again After Wins at PTAB

By Scott Graham |

Some IPR chickens are coming home to roost for Cisco Systems Inc., Verizon Communications Inc. and Avaya Inc., following losses at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

Brexit Won't Affect Current Patent Cases, But It Might Kill European Patent Court Plans

By Scott Graham |

The United Kingdom’s Brexit vote won’t disrupt current patent practice in Europe, practitioners said Friday, but it will surely cause further delays—and possibly even kill—plans for a unified European patent court.

Raymond Chen.

At Federal Circuit, Death of Software Patents Exaggerated

By Scott Graham |

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit continues to carve out a sliver of room for software patents.