When a jury finds that a litigator’s client has infringed on a patent, the repercussions can be substantial. However, there are tactics litigators can utilize in order to mitigate the extent of the damages and reduce the amount that their clients owe.
Fenwick partner Ravi Ranganath weighed in on the matter in a recent article published by Managing IP, stating that, “It’s in our clients’ interest for that to be a low number. But we’re not just trying to advocate for numbers that are low for its own sake. We need to find the number consistent with the evidence and law.”
For further insight into how United States litigators can utilize strategies to reduce patent damages, read the full article.