2nd Circ. Revives InterDigital's Damages Bid Over Stay

Law360, New York (May 23, 2011, 6:33 PM EDT) -- The Second Circuit ruled Monday that InterDigital Inc.'s contention that it deserves damages associated with the stay of a patent infringement action against Nokia Corp. has merit but that the case record was insufficient to permit appellate review.

Ruling as a matter of first impression for the circuit, the appeals court held that wrongfully enjoined parties are entitled to a presumption in favor of recovery against an injunction bond for provable damages.

The issue arose in the course of a dispute before the U.S. International Trade...
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