Description Date Docket #
Seventh Avenue, Inc. v. Shaf International, Inc.
United States Seventh Circuit
Intellectual Property, Sanctions, Trademark
Affirmed that a corporation was in contempt of a consent judgment because its outside counsel failed to respond to a motion alleging a violation of...
11/30/2018 18-1829
Gordon v. Drape Creative, Inc.
United States Ninth Circuit
Trademark, Intellectual Property
In an amended opinion, held that greeting-card companies were not entitled to summary judgment against a trademark infringement suit. The companies...
11/20/2018 16-56715
Hyatt v. Office of Management and Budget
United States Ninth Circuit
Intellectual Property, Administrative Law
Held that an individual could obtain judicial review of the federal government's denial of his petition under the Paperwork Reduction Act, which...
11/15/2018 17-17101
Wilson v. Dynatone Publishing Co.
United States Second Circuit
Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property, Copyright
Held that a copyright ownership claim was timely filed. The statute of limitations was not triggered by the defendants' act of registering their...
11/14/2018 17‐1549
Brand Services, LLC v. Irex Corp.
United States Fifth Circuit
Trade Secrets, Intellectual Property
Revived an industrial scaffolding company's claim that a former employee stole trade secrets and confidential information when he went to work for a...
10/17/2018 17-30660
Skidmore v. Led Zeppelin
United States Ninth Circuit
Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property, Copyright
Granted a new trial in a copyright case involving a claim that Led Zeppelin copied key portions of its hit Stairway to Heaven from a song written by a...
09/28/2018 16-56057
Plixer International, Inc. v. Scrutinizer GMBH
United States First Circuit
Intellectual Property, Trademark, Civil Procedure
Held that the exercise of specific personal jurisdiction over a German company in a trademark infringement action did not violate due process. The...
09/13/2018 18-1195
Nobel Biocare Services AG v. Instradent USA, Inc.
United States Federal Circuit
Intellectual Property, Patent
A company appealed from the determination in an inter partes review that certain claims of its patent directed to dental implants were unpatentable....
09/13/2018 17-2256
ParkerVision, Inc. v. Qualcomm Inc.
United States Federal Circuit
Intellectual Property, Patent
Affirmed that some, but not all, claims in a telecommunications patent were unpatentable as obvious. Finding no error, the Federal Circuit affirmed...
09/13/2018 17-2012
In re: Detroit Athletic Co.
United States Federal Circuit
Trademark, Intellectual Property
Affirmed the refusal to register the trademark DETROIT ATHLETIC CO. for sports apparel retail services because it was likely to be confused with...
09/10/2018 17-2361

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