Plaintiff Gets Judicial Scolding: “If This Case Is Not Exceptional, Then There Are None”

by Michael E. Mccabe Jr.
It says a lot when the busiest patent judge in the United States calls a patent lawsuit “the clearest example of an exceptional case” he has ever seen. That is precisely what happened earlier this week, when Judge Rodney Gilstrap of the Eastern District of Texas, who personally handles one-quarter of all patent cases filed nationwide, awarded a defendant nearly $500,000 in at ...Read the full article