• We Got Sued for Patent Infringement, We Want a Stay Pending IPR! How Do We Get One? Answer: Get Crackin’!
  • August 16, 2017 | Author: Charles W. Shifley
  • Law Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd. - Chicago Office
  • March 21, 2017 — Inter partes reviews (IPRs) are knocking down patents in litigation at the statistical rate of 70 percent once the IPRs are instituted. So if you’re sued for patent infringement, you certainly want to file an IPR and if possible, get a stay of the litigation to potentially save all its expenses. Saving unnecessary litigation expenses was a central purpose of IPRs.