Category Archives: Jurisdiction

Asia Vital Components Co., Ltd. v. Asetek Danmark A/S

Docket No. 2015-1597 PROST, LINN, TARANTO September 8, 2016 Brief Summary: DC dimissal DJ action of noninfringement for not pleading sufficient facts to show there was a substantial controversy reversed since Asetek, e.g., “demonstrate[ed] intent to enforce” its patents. Summary: … Continue reading

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Polar Electro Oy v. Suunto Oy

Docket No. 2015-1930 NEWMAN, LOURIE, CHEN July 20, 2016 Brief Summary: DC decision that Suunto lacked sufficient minimum contacts with DE to support specific jurisdication vacated and remanded for a determination of “whether exercising jurisdiction over Suunto would be reasonable … Continue reading

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Microsoft Corporation et al. / Google Inc. v. Geotag, Inc.

Docket No. 2015-1140 LOURIE, WALLACH, STOLL April 1, 2016 Brief Summary: DC found to have jurisdiction under Federal Circuit law (28 USC § 1338(a)), not Third Circuit law, because the “question is unique to patent law”. It also found no … Continue reading

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Acorda Therapeutics Inc. et al. v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al. / Astrazeneca AB v. v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al.

Docket No. 2015-1456 and -1460 NEWMAN, O’MALLEY (C), TARANTO March 18, 2016 Brief Summary: DC decisions denying Mylan’s motions to dismiss actions based on its ANDA filing affirmed because, e.g., Mylan’s ANDA confirms “a plan to engage in real-world marketing” … Continue reading

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