Supreme Court Reduces Risk to Patent Owners Who Are Slow to Bring a Patent Infringement Lawsuit

  By Robert Asher. Co-Chair of our Patent Practice Group Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLP 125 Summer Street | Boston, MA 02110-1618 617.443.9292 main | 617.692.2286 direct jrossin@sunsteinlaw.com | www.sunsteinlaw.com Upending long-settled judicial decision-making, the U.S. Supreme Court has struck down the application of laches to patent damages. Under that judge-made doctrine, a patent […]