Pleadings 2.0

by Stacy Stitham
Rule 8 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure requires a “a short and plain statement of the claim showing that the pleader is entitled to relief.” A decade ago, pleading a patent case was approximately as easy as: “You have a product/website/method/service and I have a patent. You owe me money.” With the Supreme Court’s related opinions in Twombly and Iqbal (commonly known ...Read the full article