Posts Tagged: 35 U.S.C. § 285

Federal Circuit Clarifies Criteria for ‘Exceptionality’ Finding in Awarding Attorneys’ Fees

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) issued a precedential decision today in which it affirmed a district court’s finding of exceptionality …
By Eileen McDermott
2 months ago 0

Federal Circuit Rejects District Court Interpretation of ‘Prevailing Parties’ Under Section 285

On appeal from the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) held on April 21 …
By Rebecca Tapscott
2 years ago 0

Federal Circuit Affirms $1.3M Attorney’s Fees Award Under Octane Fitness Standard

The Federal Circuit recently affirmed a district court’s award of attorney’s fees under 35 U.S.C. § 285. In particular, the Federal Circuit affirmed the lower court’…