Tech Co. Atty Faces Sanctions For Patent Discovery Delays

Law360, New York (April 25, 2012, 1:47 PM EDT) -- A federal judge issued sanctions Monday against attorney Joseph J. Zito of Zito tlp, representing defense technology company CANVS Corp., ruling he failed to comply with discovery orders in a patent infringement suit against the U.S. over military night-vision systems.

U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judge Emily C. Hewitt said attorney Jospeh J. Zito of firm Zito tlp missed 11 court-ordered deadlines related to disclosures and productions, and ordered Zito to pay the government for the costs associated with filing two motions to compel. The judge...
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