SoCal IP Institute :: July 9, 2012 :: Summary Judgment and Presumption of Validity

We will be discussing one Ninth Circuit case and one Federal Circuit case during our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, July 9, 2012. Brief synopses are presented below.

Rearden LLC v. Rearden Commerce Inc., Case No. 10-16665 (9th Cir. June 27, 2012) (attached).

Plaintiff Rearden LLC filed suit against Rearden Commerce, asserting numerous claims relating […]

SoCal IP Institute :: April 30, 2012 :: Trade Secrets and Different Methods of Use in ANDA

We will be discussing one Seventh Circuit case and one Federal Circuit case during our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, April 30, 2012. Brief synopses are presented below.

Fail-Safe, LLC. v. A.O. Smith Corp., Case No. 11-1354 (7th Cir. Mar. 29, 2012) (attached).

Fail-Safe manufactures anti-entrapment devices for pool drains.¬† A.O. Smith manufactures motors for […]

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SoCal IP Institute :: November 28, 2011 :: Antitrust & Patent Law and Costs in Patent Litigation

We will be discussing one California antitrust case with patent law implications and one patent case pertaining to costs in litigation during our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, November 28, 2011. Brief synopses are presented below.

In re Cipro Cases I & II, D056361 (Cal. App. Oct. 31, 2011) (attached). On appeal, Plaintiffs made […]

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SoCal IP Institute :: October 24, 2011 :: Liquidated Damages and Jury Taint in Patent Cases

We will be discussing two patent cases in our weekly SoCal IP Institute meeting on Monday, October 24, 2011. Brief synopses are presented below.

Sanofi-Aventis et al. v. Apotex Inc., Case No. 2011-1048 (Fed Cir. Oct. 18, 2011) (attached). This is the third appeal in a long-running dispute between these two companies regarding the manufacture of […]

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SoCal IP Law Institute :: November 15, 2010

Please join us for the SoCal IP Institute meeting, Monday, November 15 at Noon. This activity is approved for 1 hour of MCLE credit. If you will be joining us, please RSVP to  Amanda Jones by 9 am Monday.

We will be discussing the following:

Nuance Comm. V. Abby Software House, 10-1100 (Fed. Cir. Nov. 12, 2010) […]

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