Convolve Pushes Fed. Circ. To Revive Disk Drive IP Claims

Law360, Washington (January 7, 2013, 7:56 PM EST) -- Convolve Inc. urged a Federal Circuit panel on Monday to resurrect portions of a disk drive technology patent spat with Compaq Computer Corp. and Seagate Technology LLC, saying a lower court erred when it ignored conflicting expert testimony and determined portions of a Convolve patent hadn't been enabled.

Although a New York federal judge granted summary judgment in favor of Seagate and Compaq — a move that invalidated one patent-in-suit, found another hadn't been infringed and quashed Convolve's trade secret claims — Convolve challenged the ruling,...
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