Former Federal Circuit Chief Judge Paul Michel is concerned about the pending legislative actions intended to curb the actions of so-called “patent trolls.”
Check out this news piece on Law360.com.
The Federal Circuit under Judge Michel achieved a measured and thoughtful approach to patent appeals—and a deep appreciation for the importance of innovation in American business.
The Court when I clerked there also was fully able to address abusive patent litigation, able to distinguish when spurious appeals were brought before it.
Bravo, Judge! Let the courts do what they do best.