William H. Milliken

William H. Milliken

William H. Milliken is a director in Sterne Kessler’s Trial & Appellate Practice Group. His practice focuses on patent litigation in the United States District Courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, with a particular emphasis on cases arising under the Hatch-Waxman Act. He has extensive experience briefing and arguing both Federal Circuit appeals and complex motions in district-court patent litigation.

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Posts by William H. Milliken


Assignor Estoppel: Can’t We Just Leave It To Congress? (Answer: Not Really)

On Wednesday, April 21, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Minerva Surgical, Inc. v. Hologic, Inc., which concerns the doctrine of assignor estoppel. Generally speaking, …
By William H. Milliken
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Capella Photonics Challenges Federal Circuit Practice of Judgments Without Opinions

Capella Photonics, Inc. has filed a petition for certiorari arguing that the Federal Circuit’s practice of issuing judgments without opinion pursuant to Federal Circuit Rule 36 in …