Federal Circuit Rules that Patent Dispute Between Two State Universities Is Not a Suit Between States Within the Supreme Court’s Original Jurisdiction

more+
less-

In the recent case of University of Utah v. Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit held that a dispute over inventorship between to state universities is not a “conflict between states” subject to the Supreme Court’s exclusive original jurisdiction over such conflicts.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Education Updates, Intellectual Property Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Nancie G. Marzulla, Marzulla Law, LLC | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

CONNECT

Nancie G. Marzulla
Marzulla Law, LLC

I am a takings lawyer--with a practice focused on litigating takings claims in the U.S. Court of... View Profile »


Follow Marzulla Law, LLC:

Reporters on Deadline