• Some Surprises Among the Courts Selected for Patent Pilot Program
  • June 13, 2011 | Authors: Ann G. Fort; David A. Reed
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Atlanta Office
  • On June 7, 2011, the director of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts announced that 14 district courts have been selected to participate in a 10-year pilot program to enhance expertise in patent cases among federal judges. Many of the selected districts are known for their busy patent dockets, but some are not. The participating courts are: