Asian companies are embracing PTAB

Data compiled by NGB, a Japanese IP Services company, and utilizing data from Unified Patents and Lex Machina, show that Asian companies are increasing their usage of PTAB.

Some important findings include:

– Most filings are NPE related.

– Almost all filings are related to co-pending litigation in District Court

– Asian PTAB filers by largest to smallest are Japan, Korea, Taiwan, and China