A guide to patent litigation and patent office procedures across 34 jurisdictions, produced by local specialists, covering: types of enforcement proceedings, trial format and timing, standing to sue, standards of proof, inducement/contributory infringement, infringement by foreign activities and by equivalents, discovery, litigation timetable and costs, appeals, alternative dispute resolution, absolute novelty, obviousness or inventiveness, patent unenforceability, voluntary and compulsory licensing, patenting timetable and costs and patent office appeals and opposition and patent duration and modification.
Published in April 2018, this edition contains the following chapters:
- Richard T McCaulley Jr, Ropes & Gray LLP
- El Salvador
- Saudi Arabia
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- United States