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Allergan Sales, LLC v. Sandoz, Inc.

Appellees Allergan Sales, LLC and Allergan, Inc. (together, “Allergan”) sued Appellants Sandoz, Inc. and Alcon Laboratories, Inc. (together, “Sandoz”) in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey (“District Court”), asserting that Sandoz’s Abbreviated New Drug Application (“ANDA”)... Read more →

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Affliction Holdings v. Utah Vap Or Smoke

Affliction Holdings, LLC (“Affliction”) sued Utah Vap or Smoke, LLC (“Utah Vap”) alleging trademark infringement. The district court granted Utah Vap’s motion for summary judgment, holding there was no likelihood of confusion between the parties’ marks. Exercising jurisdiction under 28... Read more →

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Guangdong Alison Hi-Tech Co. v. International Trade Commission

Guangdong Alison Hi-Tech Co. is a foreign manufacturer of aerogel insulation products currently subject to a limited exclusion order entered by the U.S. International Trade Commission following an unfair competition investigation. The exclusion order is based in part on the... Read more →

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MyMail, Ltd. v. ooVoo, LLC

MyMail, Ltd. appeals the decision of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California granting ooVoo, LLC’s and IAC Search & Media, Inc.’s motions for judgment on the pleadings. Because we determine that the district court erred... Read more →

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Sullivan v. Flora, Inc.

This appeal presents a question of first impression for us on the scope of statutory damages recoverable under the Copyright Act of 1976. Section 504(c)(1) of the Act permits a copyright holder “to recover, instead of actual damages and profits,... Read more →

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Anza Technology, Inc. v. Mushkin, Inc.

Plaintiff Anza Technology, Inc., (“Anza”) appeals from a decision of the United States District Court for the District of Colorado granting a motion by defendant Mushkin, Inc., dba Enhanced Network Systems, Inc., (“Mushkin”) to dismiss Anza’s second amended complaint. The... Read more →

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Ennio Morricone Music, Inc. v. Bixio Music Group

This case concerns the copyright ownership of six scores composed by Ennio Morricone for Italian films. Mr. Morricone was commissioned by an affiliate of the defendant, Bixio Music Group Ltd., to compose the scores in the late 1970s and early... Read more →

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Chamberlain Group, Inc. v. Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd.

Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd., Techtronic Industries North America, Inc., One World Technologies, Inc., OWT Industries, Inc., and Ryobi Technologies, Inc. (collectively, TTI) appeal from the opinion and order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois... Read more →

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Arthrex, Inc. v. Smith & Nephew, Inc.

In an inter partes review, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board ruled claims 10 and 11 of Arthrex, Inc.’s U.S. Patent No. 8,821,541 invalid. In doing so, the Board employed different language than Smith & Nephew, Inc.’s petition to explain... Read more →

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Sanofi-Aventis U.S., LLC v. Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC

Plaintiffs-Appellants (collectively, “Sanofi”) appeal from the judgment of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey holding, after a bench trial, claims 7, 11, 14–16, and 26 of U.S. Patent 8,927,592 (the “’592 patent”) invalid as obvious. Sanofi-Aventis... Read more →

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