Event

China/Taiwan Morning Briefing: "How Companies Can Use Antitrust to Fight Back Against Patent Aggression"

Practices: Intellectual Property

Firms defending against patent infringement claims often seek to fight back with counterclaims, including those based on the antitrust laws. This program will describe the types of antirust counterclaims brought in patent suits, draw lessons from the fate of antitrust counterclaims thus far brought in the smartphone wars, and explore potential claims against patent assertion entities. Our experienced panelists will also describe the practical aspects of coordinating patent and antitrust litigation and the strategic decisions litigants confront.