Kevin McNish Published in IAM on Motions to Stay Litigation Pending PTAB Proceedings

Managing Member Kevin McNish recently published an article on a recent trend in patent litigation: when deciding whether to stay litigation pending an IPR at the PTAB, district courts are taking a closer look at the PTAB's decisions to institute in assessing the likelihood of simplification. The article provides tips both for defendants that file IPR petitions and motions to stay and for patent owners opposing IPR petitions and motions to stay.

The article published in IAM, a leading intellectual property publication, and it is available at the following external link (registration or subscription may be required): Oracle and Apple won IPR stays from US Judge Albright and others. Can you? - IAM (

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