1 December 2022PatentsMuireann Bolger

Less than 5% of patent claims filed reach trial: report

Report finds that only small number of patent infringement cases reach trial | Costs of UK litigation cited by lawyers as key barrier | Mewburn Ellis | Finnegan | Haseltine Lake & Kempner | Bird & Bird.

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