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Data – US software patent suits being filed at higher rate than in 2013

Michael Loney, New York


An analysis of US software patent lawsuits suggests a rebound in filing after a slump in the second half of 2014 after the Alice decision. Filing so far this year is outpacing that seen in the same period in 2014 and – more surprisingly – 2013

An analysis of patent litigation by Managing IP using the Docket Navigator database has revealed that software patent lawsuit filing is not only up on 2014, but has rebounded to exceed the levels in 2013.

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