Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [supreme-court]

The tag has no usage guidance.

5
votes
2answers
454 views

Is it true that a significant percentage of patents do not hold up when challenged?

In an article written by a prominent patent attorney and broker, he stated: “...recent studies show that more than half of the patents in circulation will end up being invalidated if challenged.” How ...
3
votes
1answer
112 views

What does “discretionary inquiry” mean?

What is the meaning of "simple discretionary inquiry" in supreme court opinion: Finally, the Court rejected the appellate court’s “clear and convincing evidence” standard that successful patent ...
3
votes
2answers
69 views

Supreme court decision in favor of Octane Fitness any good?

Having in mind recent supreme court ruling (Octane Fitness, LLC v. ICON Health & Fitness, Inc. case) in favor of defendant in patent infringement case several questions arise. What Octane ...