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Oracle America, Inc. v. Google Inc.
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2012

Plaintiff owner of copyright in “Java,” a software platform, brought suit against defendant owner of Android, a competing software platform designed for mobile computing devices, claiming infringement of its patents and copyrighted works related to incremental improvements to the efficiency and security of the Java system


Copyright and patent protection for computer software: how has the landscape changed?
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • USA
  • April 29 2015

It has been established for more than two decades that both patent and copyright laws in the United States provide intellectual property protections


Federal Circuit latches onto laches defense
  • Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2015

In SCA Hygiene Products Aktiebolag v. First Quality Baby Products, LLC, No. 13-1564 (Fed. Cir. Sept. 18, 2015), a divided en banc Federal Circuit


Kreative Power, LLC v. Monoprice, Inc.
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

On June 26, 2014, Kreative Power, LLC sued Monoprice, Inc. for infringement of two patents and a copyright owned by Kreative. One of the patents was


Does ‘Raging Bull’ deliver knockout to patent laches defense?
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2015

Under Federal Circuit case law, patent-infringement defendants may assert the laches defense an equitable defense barring claims brought after an


Patent licensee’s standing to sue for infringement
  • Field Law
  • Canada, USA
  • May 12 2015

Although you might not think so, given the proliferation of litigation, courts are actually very particular about who can bring a lawsuit. In order


MOFO IP Quarterly - Summer 2014
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2014

The Supreme Court heard a record-breaking six patent cases in the 2013-2014 Term. By contrast, the high court heard only three patent cases in each


Ten new Supreme Court opinions reshaping the intellectual-property landscape
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • August 25 2014

Thirty years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court heard between 150 and 175 cases each year, but rarely accepted an intellectual-property case for review


Castle defense: Federal Circuit reinforces patent damages gate in VirnetX
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • January 2 2015

In medieval times, castle defenders developed countermeasures to thwart siege tactics. For example, large fortified gatehouses, or “gate keeps,” often


Supreme Court corner - September, 2014
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2014

In a unanimous (9-0) opinion authored by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Court held that the Federal Circuit’s indefiniteness standard bred “lower