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District Court Stays Case Pending Petition for Writ Certiorari to the United States Supreme Court

After the Federal Circuit remanded the case to the district court, the defendant filed a motion to stay the case pending the United States Supreme Court's review of the petition for writ of certiorari. As explained by the…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

District Court Strikes "Shotgun Complaint" That Incorporated Allegations by Reference in Each Count

Lanard Toys Limited ("Lanard") filed a patent infringement action against Toys "R" US. Lanard subsequently filed a four-count Amended Complaint and Demand for Trial by Jury, both of which were filed in the United States District…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

The Delaware Rapid Arbitration Act: The Return of Arbitration as a Quick and Cost-Effective Way for Businesses to Resolve Their Disputes Privately

Arbitration was originally created to provide parties with a speedy and less expensive forum for resolving disputes outside of the courts, but has eroded over the years to become equally, if not more, expensive and time…more
| Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Business Organizations, Commercial Law & Contracts

Smartflash v. Apple: After $500M Verdict, District Court Grants New Trial on Damages Based on Improper Use of Entire Market Value Jury Instruction

After a jury returned a verdict against Apple, Apple filed a motion for judgment as a matter of law or a new trial. The district court subsequently notified the parties pursuant to Rule 59(d) that it was considering granting a…more
| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

District Court Lifts Stay after PTAB Confirms Eight Claims Even Though Defendant Planned to Appeal to the Federal Circuit

The district court had previously granted Defendant Respironics, Inc.'s ("Respironics") unopposed motion to stay the patent infringement action filed by the plaintiff, Zoll, pending an inter partes review ("IPR") of the…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

Court Grants Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Standing Where Plaintiff Merely Alleged That It Had All Substantial Rights to Patent

Verify Smart Corp. ("Verify") filed a patent infringement action against Bank of America, N.A. ("BoA"), alleging infringement of United States Patent No. 8,285,648 ("the '648 Patent"). As part of its complaint, Verify claimed to…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

After Transfer, Case Is Stayed Pending IPR Even Though Only Three of Twenty-Two Claims Were at Issue in the IPR

Plaintiff ACQIS, LLC ("ACQIS") filed a patent infringement action in the Eastern District of Texas alleging that Defendant EMC Corporation ("EMC") had infringed claims in 11 patents owned by ACQIS. Specifically, ACQIS alleged…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

District Court Denies Motion to Amend Complaint to Add New Patents Even Though Patents Had Not Issued at Time of Original Filing and New Products Had Become Available on the Market

Plaintiff West View Research ("West View") filed five separate patent infringement complaints on the same date against various automobile manufacturers. Each action asserted a combination of patents, all from the same patent…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

EB-5 ALERT: SENATE REAUTHORIZATION WILL REDUCE FINANCING FOR U.S. CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS BY CHANGING THE JOB COUNT REQUIREMENTS

The proposed Senate Bill reauthorizing the EB-5 Regional Center Program would restrict the types of projects that can be funded with EB-5 financing and amount of funds that can be raised with EB-5 financing. The Senate…more
| Commercial Law & Contracts, Construction Law, Finance & Banking, Immigration Law, Labor & Employment Law

EB-5 ALERT: SEC ORDER AGAINST IREECO FOR ACTING AS AN UNREGISTERED BROKER FOR EB-5 INVESTMENT TRANSACTIONS PROVIDES GUIDANCE FOR EB-5 MARKETING ARRANGEMENTS

On June 23, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced that it had entered into an Offer of Settlement with Ireeco, LLC and Ireeco Limited, finding that their activities constituted a violation of Section…more
| Finance & Banking, Immigration Law, Securities Law

After Claim Construction, District Court Allows Opposing Experts to Testify to Different Definitions of "Using" At Trial and the Jury Can Decide Who Had the Better Interpretation

The parties filed opposing motions against each side's expert witness over a dispute between the parties as to what the word "use" means. In its Markman order, the district court had construed the term "Internet Protocol…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

District Court Orders Transfer of Case During Claim Construction Briefing: Did the Transfer Stay the Briefing Deadlines?

Defendants LG Electronics Inc. and LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc. (collectively, "LG") filed a motion to clarify the district court's order transferring the case to the district of New Jersey, seeking a ruling that the court's…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

Court Denies "Emergency" Motion to Lift Temporary Stay Noting That Plaintiff "Is Palpably Irritated," But "That's Not Going to Cut It"

In this patent infringement action, Meyer Products LLC ("Meyer Products" or "defendant") filed a motion to stay the case pending an inter partes review. After the motion was filed, the court set a briefing schedule. As part of…more
| Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

Emergency Motion to Stay Granted Where PTAB Issued Decision Invalidating All Asserted Claims

Defendants filed an emergency motion to stay the case pending an appeal of the PTAB's decision that invalidated all of the asserted claims in the patent-in-suit. Earlier in this case, Defendants had petitioned for inter partes…more
| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Intellectual Property

City of Los Angeles v. Patel — US Supreme Court voids LA ordinance requiring hotel operators to turn over guest records on demand

US Supreme Court voids Los Angeles ordinance requiring hotel operators to turn over guest records on demand. In a 5-4 opinion rendered on June 22, 2015, the United States Supreme Court held that a Los Angeles municipal…more
| Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Constitutional Law, Privacy
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