A recent decision by the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals — SpeedTrack Inc. v. Office Depot, Inc. — is good news for manufacturers accused, but exonerated, of patent infringement. These parties need no longer worry about [...] Read More
Last month, the Supreme Court held in Commil USA, LLC v. Cisco Systems, Inc. that an alleged infringer’s good faith belief that a patent is invalid will not serve as a defense to contributory infringement or inducement claims.
In [...] Read More
A ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit lays out an important two-part test for determining whether a patented design is invalid for being obvious. The court’s application of the test in MRC [...] Read More