Judge Won't Revisit Ruling On Verizon TV Tech Claims

Law360, New York (June 30, 2011, 6:02 PM EDT) -- A Virginia federal judge refused Thursday to reconsider his decision to trim Verizon Communications Inc.’s counterclaims in a patent suit brought by ActiveVideo Networks Inc. over interactive TV technology, saying Verizon’s request for a second look was too little, too late.

U.S. District Judge Raymond A. Jackson said he would not allow Verizon to essentially use a motion for reconsideration to expand an argument the company had failed to adequately develop in its original brief.

“It is axiomatic that a motion for reconsideration is not a...
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