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Baker Botts’ Intellectual Property Practice Ranked in Docket Navigator Year in Review 2015


HOUSTON, March 11, 2016 - Baker Botts L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced today that the firm’s Intellectual Property group increased rankings in the Docket Navigator Year in Review 2015, attaining three top 10 rankings.

In this year’s report:

  • Baker Botts’ Intellectual Property team achieved 50 new patent cases (for accused infringers/defensive), an increase of 14% over 2014, ranking the firm in 5th place among general practice firms.
  • The firm ranked 3rd place among general practice firms, up from 4th in 2014, for Litigation Milestones with 167 milestones.
  • The firm had 70 Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) proceedings, which is an increase of 25% over 2014, putting the firm in 7th place overall.

These rankings are based off on an analysis of patent litigation data from the U.S. district courts, the International Trade Commission (ITC), and AIA proceedings in the PTAB.

The full Docket Navigator report can be accessed here.

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