Hollick Solar Systems Limited v. Matrix Energy Inc.

The Court held that Matrix did not infringe the claims of the patent in issue. A copy of the Court’s decision can be found here. Our summary can be found here.

The Court of Appeal dismissed the appeal. The parties did not dispute that the impugned device had a variant of the claimed invention, and the issue to be determined on appeal related to whether this variant had a material effect upon the way the invention worked. The Court of Appeal found no error of law, or overriding and palpable errors on questions of fact or mixed law and fact on the record that would have a material impact on the decision.