PTAB And District Court Litigators Risk USPTO Ethical Discipline For Protective Order Violations

by Michael E. Mccabe Jr.
In patent litigation, one of the first orders of business is entry of a protective order protecting the participant’s confidential information. While protective orders come in all shapes and sizes, such orders uniformly prohibit a receiving party from disclosing a producing party’s confidential information except to a limited universe of defined individuals.Read the full article