Lawrence M. Sung

Lawrence M. Sung

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BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Motorola Mobility LLC v. Int'l Trade Comm'n

On December 16, 2013, in Motorola Mobility LLC v. Int'l Trade Comm'n, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Rader,* Prost, Taranto) affirmed the Commission's determination, inter alia, that Motorola violated 19...more

12/19/2013 - Infringement ITC Mobile Devices Motorola Patent Infringement Telecommunications

BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. v. Sunbeam Prods., Inc.

[T]here is no "supplier exception" to the on-sale bar, [and] it is of no consequence that the "commercial offer for sale" [was] made by [the patentee's] own supplier and was made to [the patentee] itself....more

8/16/2013 - Infringement On-Sale Bar Patent Litigation Patents Suppliers

BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Taurus IP, LLC v. DaimlerChrysler Corp.

While an adverse claim construction generally cannot, alone, form the basis for an exceptional case finding, [a] party cannot assert baseless infringement claims and must continually assess the soundness of pending...more

8/13/2013 - Bad Faith Claim Construction DaimlerChrysler Infringement Patents

BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Aria Diagnostics, Inc. v. Sequenom, Inc.

While the facts may show that damages would be reparable, this assumption is not sufficient [for purposes of a preliminary injunction analysis]....more

8/12/2013 - AMP v Myriad DNA Infringement Myriad Patent-Eligible Subject Matter Patents Preliminary Injunctions SCOTUS

BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Rembrandt Vision Techs., Inc. v. Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.

An expert witness may not testify to subject matter beyond the scope of the witness's expert report unless the failure to include that information in the report was "substantially justified or harmless."...more

8/8/2013 - Cross Examination Disclosure Requirements Expert Testimony Expert Witness Infringement Johnson & Johnson Patents

BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Apple, Inc. v. Int'l Trade Comm'n

[E]vidence relating to all four Graham factors -- including objective evidence of secondary considerations -- must be considered before determining whether the claimed invention would have been obvious to one of skill in the...more

8/8/2013 - Apple Graham Factors Infringement ITC Motorola Obviousness Patents Prior Art

BakerHostetler Patent Watch: Cheese Sys., Inc. v. Tetra Pak Cheese and Powder Sys., Inc.

Where a court holds a claim obvious without making findings of secondary considerations, the lack of specific consideration of secondary considerations ordinarily requires a remand....more

8/8/2013 - Doctrine of Equivalents Infringement Obviousness Patents Prior Art Summary Judgment

Patent Watch: Forrester Envtl. Servs., Inc. v. Wheelabrator Techs., Inc.

[P]ermitting state courts to adjudicate disparagement cases (involving alleged false statements about U.S. patent rights) could result in inconsistent judgments between state and federal courts [but] this possibility of...more

5/22/2013 - Claim Construction Disparagement Infringement Jurisdiction Patents

Patent Watch: Bowman v. Monsanto Co.

On May 13, 2013, in Bowman v. Monsanto Co., the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Federal Circuit's affirmance of the district court's judgment that Bowman infringed U.S. Patents No. 5,352,605 and No. RE39,247, which related to...more

5/14/2013 - Bowman v Monsanto Genetically Engineered Seed Infringement Monsanto Patent Exhaustion Patents SCOTUS

Patent Watch: Baron Servs., Inc. v. Media Weather Innovations, LLC

On May 7, 2013, in Baron Servs., Inc. v. Media Weather Innovations, LLC, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Dyk, Reyna, Prost*) vacated and remanded the district court's summary judgment that MWI did not...more

5/9/2013 - Discovery Infringement Patents Summary Judgment

Patent Watch: Versata Software, Inc. v. SAP Am., Inc.

On May 1, 2013, in Versata Software, Inc. v. SAP Am., Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Rader,* Prost, Moore) affirmed-in-part, vacated-in-part and remanded-in-part the district court's judgment that...more

5/7/2013 - Damages Infringement Injunctions Jury Awards Lost Profits Patents

Patent Watch: Aspex Eyewear, Inc. v. Zenni Optical, LLC

On April 19, 2013, in Aspex Eyewear, Inc. v. Zenni Optical, LLC, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Newman,* Prost, Reyna) affirmed the district court's ruling that prior litigation collaterally estopped Aspex...more

4/24/2013 - Claim Preclusion Collateral Estoppel Fashion Industry Infringement Patents

Patent Watch: Lazare Kaplan Int'l, Inc. v. Photoscribe Techs., Inc.

On April 19, 2013, in Lazare Kaplan Int'l, Inc. v. Photoscribe Techs., Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Lourie,* Dyk, Reyna) reversed-in-part, vacated-in-part and remanded the district court's summary...more

4/23/2013 - Claim Construction Infringement Patents USPTO Validity

Patent Watch: Saffran v. Johnson & Johnson

On April 4, 2013, in Saffran v. Johnson & Johnson, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Lourie,* Moore, O'Malley) reversed the district court's judgment that Johnson & Johnson and Cordis Corp. infringed U.S....more

4/10/2013 - Disclaimers Infringement Medical Devices Patents Prior Art

Patent Watch: Power Integrations, Inc. v. Fairchild Semiconductor Int'l, Inc.

On March 26, 2013, in Power Integrations, Inc. v. Fairchild Semiconductor Int'l, Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Lourie, O'Malley, Reyna*) affirmed-in-part, reversed-in-part, vacated-in-part and...more

3/29/2013 - Damages Infringement Mobile Devices Patents

Patent Watch: Frolow v. Wilson Sporting Goods Co.

On March 15, 2013, in Frolow v. Wilson Sporting Goods Co., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Newman, Clevenger, Moore*) affirmed-in-part, reversed-in-part and remanded the district court's summary judgment...more

3/26/2013 - Infringement License Agreements Marking Estoppel Patents

Patent Watch: Aristocrat Techs. Austl. Pty Ltd. v. Int' Game Tech.

On March 13, 2013, in Aristocrat Techs. Austl. Pty Ltd. v. Int' Game Tech., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (O'Malley,* Bryson, Linn) affirmed-in-part, vacated-in-part and remanded the district court's...more

3/26/2013 - Claim Construction Covered Business Method Patents Indirect Infringement Induced Infringement Infringement Patents Summary Judgment

Federal Circuit Affirms Finding of Infringement in SynQor v. Artesyn Techs.

On March 13, 2013, in SynQor, Inc. v. Artesyn Techs., Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Rader,* Lourie, Daniel) affirmed the district court’s summary judgment that the defendants infringed U.S. Patents...more

3/26/2013 - Contributory Infringement Damages Induced Infringement Infringement Jury Awards Patents

Patent Watch: Brilliant Instruments, Inc. v. GuideTech, Inc.

On February 20, 2013, in Brilliant Instruments, Inc. v. GuideTech, Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Dyk, Moore,* Reyna) reversed and remanded the district court's summary judgment that Brilliant did...more

2/22/2013 - Doctrine of Equivalents Genuine Issue of Material Fact Infringement Patents Reversal Summary Judgment

Patent Watch: Cephalon, Inc. v. Watson Pharms., Inc.

On February 14, 2013, in, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Reyna, Bryson, Wallach*) reversed-in-part and affirmed-in-part the district court's judgment following a bench trial that Watson did not infringe...more

2/20/2013 - Appeals Burden of Proof Cephalon Enablement Inquiries Evidence Infringement Patents Reversal Undue Experimentation Watson Pharmaceuticals

Patent Watch: Semiconductor Energy Lab. Co. v. Nagata

"[Neither the Declaratory Judgment Act nor Federal Circuit jurisprudence creates] a federal cause of action for assignor estoppel." On February 11, 2013, in Semiconductor Energy Lab. Co. v. Nagata, the U.S. Court of...more

2/12/2013 - Assignor Estoppel Declaratory Judgments Infringement Patents Subject Matter Jurisdiction Validity

Patent Watch: Hall v. Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc.

[A] sua sponte dismissal of a complaint "is usually reserved for those cases in which the complaint is so confused, ambiguous, vague, or otherwise unintelligible that its true substance, if any, is well disguised."...more

1/31/2013 - Bed Bath & Beyond Claim Construction Design Patent Infringement Patents Pleadings Sua Sponte

Patent Watch: Allflex U.S.A., Inc. v. Avid Identification Sys., Inc.

[Where] the appellant has identified no relationship between the valuation placed on the appeal and the issues the appellant wishes to challenge, the parties have simply placed a "side bet" on the outcome of the appeal, which...more

1/18/2013 - Appeals Infringement Mootness Patents Summary Judgment

Patent Watch: Intel Corp. v. Negotiated Data Solutions, LLC

§ 251 suggests to a potential licensee that -- in the absence of contrary language in the licensing agreement -- a license under the patent that is not directed to any specific claims, field of use or other limited right will...more

12/22/2012 - Infringement Intel Licenses Patents Reissue Patents Summary Judgment

Patent Watch: Presidio Components, Inc. v. Am. Tech. Ceramics Corp.

[A] finding of no competition for the purpose of irreparable harm conflicts with the clear finding of competition for the purpose of awarding damages. On December 19, 2012, in Presidio Components, Inc. v. Am. Tech....more

12/21/2012 - Abuse of Discretion Appeals Competition Infringement Injunctions Irreparable Harm Patents Reversible Error

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