Have Highmark and Octane Changed How Courts Apply § 285?
Since the Supreme Court decided Highmark and Octane on April 29, 2014, U.S. district courts have ruled on seven motions to reconsider earlier rulings on motions for attorney fees under 35 U.S.C. § 285. Five were denied or recommended for denial, one was granted and one was partially granted. To view these orders, click here. To view summaries of the rulings, click “Show Annotations” at the bottom of the page.