Posts Tagged: docket report


Follow Friday: IP Tweeters You Should Follow on Twitter

If you are a user of Twitter you have probably seen more than a few tweets using "#FF" followed by a number of names. #FF stands for "…
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 2

Hakuna Matada, the ACLU Gene Patent Victory Will Be Short Lived

It will likely come as a surprise to many, but I really don’t think the ACLU victory in the Myriad Genetics litigation is a big deal. …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 131

Rader as Trial Judge Hands Google & AOL Victory in ED of Texas

Sitting by designation in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, soon to be Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit, Judge Randall Rader, …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 0

Settling with Civility in Patent Litigation

In the case of Henryk Oleksy v. General Electric Company, et al (ILND 1-06-cv-01245), a settlement conference occurred recently. Quite a normal activity in patent litigation …
By Amy Towell
10 years ago 0

Apple Sues HTC on iPhone Patents, But Google is the Real Target

On March 2, 2010, Apple filed two lawsuits against High Tech Computer Corp. (aka HTC Corp.), HTC (B.V.I.) Corp, HTC America, Inc. and Exeda, Inc in the …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 8

A Fanciful False Marking Fiction By a Cottage Industrialist

The day starts out quiet enough. I wake up and scoop my contacts out of the Clear Care® contact lens solution they’re swimming in. Blinking rapidly …
By Sue D. Nym
10 years ago 12

To Stay or Deny? Recent Motions to Stay Proceedings Pending Reexamination and USPTO Statistics

Only one court (District of Minnesota) seemed to give much consideration to the argument that plaintiff would be unduly prejudiced by defendant’s continuing allegedly infringing activity …
By Tara J. Williams
10 years ago 1

General Electric Sues Mitsubishi Over Wind Energy Patents

GE asserts that the Mitsubishi 2.4MW wind turbine is an example of an infringing product. The 2.4 MW wind turbine is a large-size wind turbine with a 2.4 megawatt …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 7

Court Stays Ruling Pending Supreme Decision in Bilski

On January 21, 2010, the United States District Court for the Central District of California issued a ruling in Big Baboon, Inc. v. Dell, Inc. et al, staying further …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 6

Toyota Wins Summary Judgment in Hybrid Patent Litigation

This case comes to light courtesy of the Docket Report daily e-mail newsletter. On Tuesday, January 26, 2010, the United States Federal District Court for the Middle District of …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 4

Patent Litigation Stayed Before PTO Grants Reexam Request

Just last week I wrote an article about district courts being increasingly reluctant to order a stay of a pending patent infringement litigation even when the United …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 4

Patent War Declared: Kodak Sues Apple Over iPhone & Mac

In news that has already spread across the Internet like a wildfire, Eastman Kodak Company has sued Apple, Inc., alleging that Apple infringes numerous Kodak patents associated …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 7

Courts Reluctant to Stay Patent Litigation Pending Reexam

Over the last several months large law firms have opened Reexamination Practice Groups and even starting blogs dedicated solely or in part to exploring the issues presented …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 6

Paris Hilton Sued for Design Patent Infringement

What do Paris Hilton and patent law have in common? Well, virtually nothing really, or at least not until a couple days before Christmas at least. Yes, …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 16

Abbott Labs Ordered to Pay $175 Million Pre-judgment Interest

What’s $175,641,661 among friends?  Apparently not much, at least insofar as news media are concerned, although it is admittedly unfair to use the word “friends” in the …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 0