Firm Launches NY Patent Decisions Blog

December 10, 2015

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce the launch of, a source for the latest patent decisions from the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. will be an important industry resource as it seeks to apprise practitioners of the latest decisions within hours from when opinions are issued. The blog posts will distill opinions into their controlling facts and holdings that concern today’s most important patent issues.

The blog will be authored by Patterson Belknap’s Patent Litigation practice group, whose members are highly experienced trial attorneys with extensive technical knowledge. Many have advanced scientific degrees and industry experience in fields such as communications, electrical and electro-optical technology, semiconductor technology, metallurgical engineering, chemistry and biochemistry. The team represents consumer products, electrical and software, medical device, mechanical, and pharmaceutical companies in a broad range of patent litigation matters, including district court cases, PTO and PTAB trial proceedings, patent licensing and contractual disputes concerning patent rights.

The blog’s Editor-in-Chief and member of the Patent Litigation Practice Group, Lewis Popovski, noted, “As we developed the blog, our focus was on providing a valuable resource for our clients and the industry at-large. With over 100 judges and magistrates combined, the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York produce a substantial body of law and is often at the forefront of today’s most controversial issues. We believe a focused resource for timely and in-depth coverage of such opinions from the Southern and Eastern Districts was needed and are pleased to provide it.”