Justices Won't Hear Trading Card Patent Case

Law360, New York (October 4, 2010, 4:44 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to take up a case in which some of Media Technologies Licensing LLC's trading card patents were declared invalid for obviousness, effectively giving the upper hand to appellee The Upper Deck Co.

The high court on Monday denied a petition for a writ of certiorari by Media Tech, which had alleged that Upper Deck infringed a patented design for trading cards that include a piece of memorabilia attached, such as an authentic piece of a player's jersey attached to his...
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