Lawyer Support Rising For Bill To Reverse Kyocera

Law360, New York (October 7, 2009, 1:36 PM EDT) -- Support among intellectual property law groups is growing for proposed legislation that would grant the U.S. International Trade Commission the authority to issue limited exclusion orders applying to downstream products in patent cases, effectively reversing 2008's ruling in Kyocera Wireless Corp. v. ITC.

In the Kyocera case, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit held that the ITC could not issue limited exclusion orders barring importation of products that incorporate infringing components if the company that makes the product was not named as a...
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