What Happens In East Texas Definitely Doesn’t Stay There

by David Swetnam Burland
This week has witnessed once again the oversized impact the Eastern District of Texas has in patent litigation—after all, that district was home to 44.2% of all patent cases filed in 2015 and 35.4% of all patent cases filed in 2016, with Judge Rodney Gilstrap presiding over an astounding one–quarter of all patent cases filed since 2014. This week’s results were, suffice it to say, mixed.Read the full article