Fed. Circ. Says Its Patent Injunction Standard Holds Sway

Law360, New York (November 27, 2012, 4:29 PM EST) -- The Federal Circuit's preliminary injunction standard in patent infringement cases applies instead of a more stringent Second Circuit standard, according to the Federal Circuit, which on Tuesday gave a second chance to a goggles maker seeking an injunction against a competitor.

A three-judge panel vacated and remanded a Vermont federal court's ruling last year denying Revision Military Inc.'s bid for a preliminary injunction against Balboa Manufacturing Co., which is accused of infringing two design patents incorporated into a pair of Revision's tactical goggles, finding that the...
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