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Patent Litigation Survey: A Little Less Buzz

In the ninth annual survey of patent litigation, Kirkland ranked first for the most defense cases filed in 2008 and second for total district court cases filed in 2008. Kirkland defended 48 cases and filed a total of 57 cases.

The survey includes patent lawsuits that were filed in federal district courts in 2008. The cases had to be active as of February 1, 2009.