Jury Verdict Stands In BODI Patent Suit

Law360, New York (October 29, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has denied Business Objects Data Integration Inc.’s renewed motion for judgment as a matter of law in its patent dispute with Informatica Corp., meaning the case is likely headed to the Federal Circuit for a showdown involving the Seagate standard.

Judge Elizabeth D. LaPorte of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled Monday that even though the Seagate decision made it harder to prove willfulness, there was not enough evidence in this particular instance to wipe out the jury's...
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