Roberts Court Would Face Landmark IP Cases

Law360, New York (September 13, 2005, 12:00 AM EDT) -- John G. Roberts Jr., nominated by President Bush to be the nation’s 17th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, will face several important intellectual property cases if he is affirmed by the Senate Judiciary Committee.

 

Roberts, a 50-year-old appeals court judge and lawyer for the Reagan administration, has been nominated to replace Chief Justice William Rehnquist, who passed away earlier this month.

 

"I have no agenda, but I do have a commitment," Roberts told the Senate panel of Senators at the start of his...
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