The Lanham Act and the Patent Act both provide that “[t]he court in exceptional cases may award reasonable attorney fees to the prevailing party.” 15 U.S.C. § 1117(a)(3) (codifying § 35(a) of the Lanham Act); 35 U.S.C. § 285. The Supreme Court recently held in relation to the Patent Act that “an ‘exceptional’ case is simply one that stands out … Continue Reading