Fed. Circ. Finds SanDisk Filings Bungled Patent Links

Law360, New York (June 07, 2012, 9:01 PM ET) -- The Federal Circuit on Thursday found that two SanDisk co-founders failed to include language in a patent application for flash drive technology necessary to link it to another patent it filed before one of its competitors', reversing a ruling by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

In the second appeal of a patent dispute between SanDisk founders Eliyahou Harari and Sanjay Mehrota and Shane C. Hollmer and Lee E. Cleveland, the named inventors of Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s U.S. Patent Number 5,828,601, the Federal Circuit found...
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