Kraft Suffers Blow In Rolled Food Patent Feud

Law360, New York (August 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- In a setback for Kraft Foods Global Inc., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has reaffirmed an earlier ruling that a district court correctly refused to allow Kraft to reassert a counterclaim against rival General Mills Inc. in a long-running patent dispute over rolled food products.

The Federal Circuit on Tuesday reaffirmed its original holding that the U.S. Court for the District of Minnesota did not abuse its discretion in refusing to permit Kraft to reassert its counterclaim after the motion to toss...
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