IP Partner Quoted on the Popularity of Patent Reexaminations

Daily Journal (California) | April.18.2012

This article, about the growing popularity of patent re-examinations, quotes Silicon Valley intellectual property partner Chris Ottenweller.

"I think there is a trend among federal judges to see what the patent office says about validity before investing time in the case," said Chris R. Ottenweller, a Menlo-park-based partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP.