Miles Finn, Ph.D.

Miles Finn, Ph.D.

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Teva receives license to three patents covering oxycodone dosage forms

Purdue Pharma L.P. et al. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.; Purdue Pharma L.P. et al. v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. Case Number: 1:13-cv-04606-SHS; 1:14-cv-02357-SHS - Teva settled with plaintiffs in two...more

2/16/2015 - OxyContin Patents Pharmaceutical Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Pharmaceutical Patents Teva Pharmaceuticals

Judge Hellerstein refused to stay case pending resolution of other cases involving the patents in suit

Intellectual Ventures I LLC, et al. v. Citigroup, Inc., et al. Case Number: 1:14-cv-04638 - Citigroup moved to stay this case, which involved five patents related to cyber security and the protection of customer...more

2/13/2015 - Citigroup Patent Litigation Patent-in-Suit Patents

Amount of fees and non-taxable costs in exceptional case to be sealed

TNS Media Research, LLC (d/b/a) Kantar Media Audiences and Cavendish Square Holding, B.V. Case Number: 1:11-cv-04039-SAS - Following Judge Scheindlin’s finding this case exceptional, the parties stipulated to an...more

2/12/2015 - Attorney's Fees Exceptional Case Patent Litigation Patents

Findthebest.com awarded approximately $302K in attorneys’ and costs under 35 USC § 285

Lumen View Technology LLC v. Findthebest.com Case Number: 1:13-cv-03599-DLC Having denied Lumen View's motion for reconsideration of a finding that this case is exceptional...more

2/11/2015 - Attorney's Fees Exceptional Case Patent Litigation Patents

Claims to a method of making a baseball highlight video not infringed

Baseball Quick, LLC v. MLB Advanced Media L.P. Case Number: 1:11-cv-01735-KBF - Judge Forrest granted summary judgment of non-infringement of claims for producing a highlight video of a baseball game....more

2/10/2015 - Baseball Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Sports Summary Judgment Video Recordings

The BPCIA’s framework for patent dispute resolution counsels against the exercise of declaratory judgment jurisdiction

Celltrion Healthcare Co., Ltd. et al. v. Kennedy Trust for Rheumatology Research; Hospira, Inc. v. Janssen Biotech, Inc. et al. Case Number: 1:14-cv-02256; 1:14-cv-07049 On the same day, Judge Crotty granted two...more

2/9/2015 - Biosimilars BPCIA Declaratory Judgments Dispute Resolution FDA Patent Litigation Patents

Production of prosecuting attorney’s memorandum about prior art waives privilege

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Merus B.V. Case Number: 1:14-cv-01650-KBF Judge Forrest, having determined that Regeneron’s production of a memorandum discussing prior art was a waiver of attorney-client...more

2/6/2015 - Attorney-Client Privilege Patent Litigation Patents Pharmaceutical Pharmaceutical Patents Prior Art

For product claims, the “use” of an accused product that operates outside the U.S. still fails within the reach of Section 271(a)...

Blue Spike, LLC v. Soundmouse Ltd - Case Number: 1:14-cv-02243 - Judge McMahon, addressing the territorial reach of “use” within the United States under Section 271, granted in part and denied in part Defendant...more

2/5/2015 - Extraterritoriality Rules Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents

1+ year delay post-answer in counterclaiming for invalidity and non-infringement is acceptable under Rule 15

Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Grüenthal GmbH v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. and Barr Laboratories, Inc. Case Number: 1:12-cv-08060-TPG-GWG - Teva delayed more than one year between answering a complaint...more

2/4/2015 - Barr Laboratories Endo Pharmaceuticals Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Pharmaceutical Patents Teva Pharmaceuticals

Contrary claim construction at USPT no reason to reconsider court’s construction

Enzo Biochem, Inc. et al. v. Molecular Probes, Inc. Case Number: (1:03-cv-03816-RJS) - Judge Sullivan denied Enzo’s request to reconsider the court’s claim construction of U.S. Patent No. 5,449,767 (“Modified...more

2/3/2015 - Claim Construction Patent Litigation Patents USPTO

Judge Hellerstein grants competing motions to seal with limited exceptions.

Intellectual Ventures II LLC v. JP Morgan Chase & Co., et al. Case Number: 1:13-cv-03777-AKH - Judge Hellerstein disposed of a number of motions to seal filed by both Intellectual Ventures II LLC and JP Morgan...more

12/29/2014 - Business Litigation JPMorgan Chase Public Disclosure Redaction

Court holds that motion for reconsideration in relation to attorneys’ fees is improper and untimely.

Lumen View Technology, LLC v. Findthebest.com, Inc. Case Number: 1:13-cv-03599-DLC Defendant Findthebest.com, Inc.’s motion for attorneys’ fees for an “exceptional” case under 35 U.S.C. § 285 was granted on May...more

12/24/2014 - Attorney's Fees Motion for Reconsideration

Judge Hellerstein rules on a series of motions related to infringement contentions, motions to compel documents and responses to...

Intellectual Ventures II LLC v. JP Morgan Chase & Co., et al. Case Number: 1:13-cv-03777-AKH - Judge Hellerstein resolved a number of discovery-related motions. First he found that defendants’ motion to strike...more

12/23/2014 - Discovery Document Productions Infringement JPMorgan Chase Motion to Compel Patent Infringement Patents Royalties

Jury finds two out of three asserted patents valid and infringed, and awards $1.35 million to plaintiff.

Adrea, LLC v. Barnes & Noble, Inc., et al. Case Number: 1:13-cv-04137-JSR - After trial, a jury found that defendants Barnes & Noble, Inc., BarnesAndNoble.com, and Nook Media, LLC infringed claims 7, 8, 9, 18...more

12/22/2014 - Barnes and Noble Jury Awards Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents

Judge Forrest rejects Leveraged Innovations’ second bite at the apple in seeking to enforce its patented technology because of its...

Direxion Shares, ETF Trust v. Leveraged Innovations L.L.C. Case Number: 1:14-cv-01777-KBF - On March 14, 2014, Direxion Shares, ETF Trust (“Direxion”) filed a declaratory judgment action against Leveraged...more

12/19/2014 - Declaratory Judgments ETFs Non-Judicial Settlement Agreements Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents

Judge Griesa declines to revisit Federal Circuit’s finding that a license and settlement agreement is “clear on its face.”

Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Roxane Laboratories, Inc. Case Number: 1:13-cv-03288-TPG - Defendant Roxane Laboratories, Inc. (“Roxane”) was sued by Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Endo”) when Endo learned that...more

12/18/2014 - Endo Pharmaceuticals License Agreements Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Pharmaceutical Patents Preliminary Injunctions Roxane Laboratories

Judge Forrest finds patentee’s claim constructions to be overly broad, and lacking specification support

Regeneron Pharm., Inc. v. Merus B.V. Case Number: 1:14-cv-01650-KBF - On March 14, 2014 Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Regeneron”) commenced this action against Merus B.V. (“Merus”) and Ablexis LLC...more

12/17/2014 - Claim Construction Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Pharmaceutical Patents

Judge Scheindlin finds that numerous acts of litigation misconduct constitute an “exceptional case.”

TNS Media Research, LLC, et al. v. Tivo Research and Analytics, Inc. Case Number: 1:11-cv-04039-SAS - Plaintiff Kantar Media (“Kantar”) brought a suit against defendant Tivo Research and Analytics, Inc. (“TRA”)...more

12/16/2014 - Exceptional Case Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Willful Misconduct

The Local Patent Rules regarding infringement contentions do not apply to this Hatch-Waxman case.

Kowa Company Ltd. v. Aurobindo Pharma Ltd., et al. Case Number: 1:14-cv-02497-PAC - Defendant Mylan asked the court to apply the Local Patent Rules to the case, specifically requiring plaintiff to serve its...more

12/4/2014 - Hatch-Waxman Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Pharmaceutical Patents

Judge Sullivan orders counsel and attorneys to meet and confer regarding discovery disputes for at least 4 hours at the...

Joao Control & Monitoring Systems, LLC v. City of Yonkers, et al. Case Number: 1:12-cv-07734-RJS - Following receipt of a joint letter from the parties concerning a discovery dispute, Judge Sullivan...more

12/3/2014 - Discovery Meet and Confer Trial Court Orders

Judge Román stays case because of IPRs based on parties’ joint request.

CDx Diagnostics, Inc. et al. v. U.S. Endoscopy Group, Inc. et al. Case Number: 7:13-cv-05669-NSR - Judge Román stayed the litigation after the PTAB instituted IPR Case Nos. IPR2014-00639 and IPR2014-00641 for...more

12/2/2014 - Inter Partes Review Proceedings Medical Devices Order to Stay Patent Litigation Patent-in-Suit Patents

Judge McMahon stays case because of IPR, based on parties’ joint request.

Hockeyline, Inc. v. Stats LLC Case Number: 2:13-cv-01446-CM Judge McMahon, following the parties’ joint motion after the PTAB instituted IPR Case No. IPR2014-00510 for the patent-in-suit, U.S. Patent No....more

12/1/2014 - Inter Partes Review Proceedings Patent-in-Suit Patents

Judge Forrest: “Regeneron's position that each claim in its ‘018 Patent has a single limitation is, at the very least, odd. It is...

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Ablexis LLC - Case Number: 1:14-v-01651-KBF - Teaser: Judge Forrest: “Regeneron's position that each claim in its ‘018 Patent has a single limitation is, at the very least,...more

11/26/2014 - Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Pharmaceutical Patents

Claim terms construed, emphasizing construction is a mixed question of law and fact, and finding a preamble limiting and...

JobDiva, Inc. v. Monster Worldwide, Inc. Case Number: 1:13-cv-08229-KBF - On October 3, 2014, Judge Forrest construed terms of four JobDiva patents and one Monster patent. The JobDiva patents are...more

11/25/2014 - Claim Construction Judicial Settlement Agreements Patent Litigation Patents Software

Motions for fees by victorious patent defendant and by plaintiffs counsel both denied.

Rates Technology Inc. v. Broadvox Holding Company, LLC, et al. Case Number: 1:13-cv-00152-SAS - In June 2014, Judge Scheindlin dismissed Rates’s patent infringement against Broadvox, as Rates’s counsel,...more

11/24/2014 - Attorney's Fees Patent Infringement Patent Litigation Patents

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