Hoffman Assesses Defendants' Dilemma Regarding Strategy in Re-Examination

Articles / September 1, 2006

Jason Hoffman authored "To Stay or Not to Stay: That Is the Re-examination Question," published in Law Journal Newsletters in September 2006. He examines the NTP v. RIM case as an example of what defendants are facing in strategizing "the confluence of a district court litigation and a Patent Office re-examination proceeding," which both provide methods for challenging patent validity.