Fees Incurred in Voluntary Parallel IPR Unrecoverable

Fees Incurred in Voluntary Parallel IPR Unrecoverable, PTAB Litigation Blog

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On May 20, the Federal Circuit held fees incurred in voluntary parallel IPR proceedings were not recoverable under 35 U.S.C. § 285.  Dragon Intell. Prop. LLC v. DISH Network L.L.C., No. 2022-1621, slip op. at 8 (Fed. Cir. May 20, 2024).  The decision affirmed the district court’s grant-in-part and denial-in-part of attorneys’ fees following a decade long dispute between Dragon Intellectual Property LLC (Dragon) and defendants DISH Network L.L.C. (DISH) and Sirius XM Radio Inc. (SXM).

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