Court Denies Cox's Motion To Dismiss

Law360, New York (July 25, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a patent dispute between licensing company Hybrid Patents Inc. and cable companies Comcast Corp., Time Warner Cable Inc. and Cox Communications Inc., a judge has denied a motion by Cox Communications to dismiss for lack of personal jurisdiction.

Judge T. John Ward denied the request Monday, pending limited discovery by the plaintiff Hybrid on the issue of personal jurisdiction.

The suit is over several patents related to methods of using cable television lines for high speed Internet service. Hybrid filed its original complaint on July...
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