Committee Scope: Patent Litigation Committee

Scope of Committee:  Practice in the federal trial courts in cases involving patent issues, proposals for improvements in such practice, including decreasing costs and length of pendency of lawsuits; and cooperation with other relevant committees, as well as other ABA entities, on issues relating to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, federal and state local trial court rules or other trial practice issues arising under law.

Subcommittee on § 101

Subcommittee on § 102/103

Subcommittee on § 112

Subcommittee on Claim Construction

Subcommittee on Damages

Subcommittee on Design

Subcommittee on Discovery

Subcommittee on Inequitable Conduct

Subcommittee on Infringement

Subcommittee on International Patent Litigation

Subcommittee on NPE

Subcommittee on Patent Exhaustion

Subcommittee on Pharma

Subcommittee on PTAB

Subcommittee on Webpage

Subcommittee on Willful Infringement

Subcommittee on Policy Monitor