Law Firm Seeks Journal Sales Data In Patent App Copyright Suit

Law360, New York (October 30, 2012, 7:01 PM EDT) -- Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner PA, which is accused by two publishers of infringing copyrights by including scientific journal articles in patent applications, asked a court Friday to order the publishers to explain how they make money from the articles and turn over any analysis they've done about fair use of the articles.

Publishers American Institute of Physics and John Wiley & Sons Inc. have refused to turn over their sales and fair use data, saying the request is too vague and burdensome, but the firm said...
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