The Supreme Court Grants Certiorari to Review the Standards for Recovery of Enhanced Patent Damages

Fitzpatrick Case Update
October 19, 2015

On October 19, 2015, the United States Supreme Court granted petitions for writs of certiorari in two cases regarding the standard for enhanced damages in patent cases pursuant to 35 U.S.C. § 284: Stryker Corp. v. Zimmer, Inc., No. 14-1520 and Halo Electronics, Inc. v. Pulse Electronics, Inc., No. 14-1513. The cases have been consolidated with a total of one hour allotted for oral argument.

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