Friday, April 13, 2012

When are Rule 11 Sanctions appropriate?

Since early 2008, more than 100 motions for Rule 11 sanctions have been filed in patent cases. Of those, only 7 were granted -- and one of those was later withdrawn upon reconsideration – making the overall grant rate less than 6%. View summaries of orders granting (or reconsidering) Rule 11 sanctions here.

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