"Patent Litigation"

Financier Worldwide - July 2009

SULLIVAN & CROMWELL LLP Partner Marc De Leeuw was quoted in a Financier Worldwide article about the increases in patent litigation case filings in the technology sector. Mr. De Leeuw discussed some of the complexities that may arise in multijurisdictional intellectual property disputes. He was quoted about some of the problems and approaches for avoiding them, inherent in cases where decisions in one jurisdiction may have negative repercussions in others. Mr. De Leeuw also discussed the alternative of arbitration and joint ventures as an alternative to litigation.