patent infringement

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Noun1.patent infringement - violation of the rights secured by a patent
infringement, violation - an act that disregards an agreement or a right; "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"
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Effectively managing a patent infringement lawsuit while minimizing potential risks has always been one of the most frustrating ordeal faced by companies all around the globe.
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Since then, insureds have sought coverage for intellectual property lawsuits--including patent infringement suits--under that coverage.
patent law treats those found liable for patent infringement.