Rival Energy Companies' IP Battle Heads To NY

Law360, New York (November 10, 2009, 4:07 PM EST) -- A federal judge has denied Applied Energy Technologies Inc.'s bid to keep its dispute with a rival energy company in a Michigan court, ruling that Applied Energy's suit seeking declaratory judgment that it did not steal Solar Liberty Energy System Inc.'s proprietary designs belongs in the defendant's home venue.

Judge Robert H. Cleland of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan on Monday refused to reconsider his Aug. 28 ruling that sent the case to the U.S. District Court for the Western District...
To view the full article, register now.