Post-grant challenges are valuable tools for challenging the validity of a patent at the USPTO, without the expense of federal litigation and extensive discovery. In the present environment, post-grant challenges, such as an Inter Partes Review (IPR), Post Grant Review (PGR) and Covered Business Method review (CBM), are becoming very popular a litigation alternatives.
Post-grant challenges resemble district court litigation, but offer many advantages over the more traditional route in certain cases. Our team has built on years of litigation experience to strategically guide and counsel clients through the intricacies of post-grant challenges, including selecting the procedure that is optimal for a given situation.
Our experience dictates that successful post-grant challenges require technical experts. Our team is adept at selecting and working with technical experts capable of preparing persuasive expert reports.