High Court Urged To Take Broad View Of Joint Infringement

Law360, New York (February 7, 2013, 5:26 PM EST) -- If the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether a party is liable for induced infringement when it performs some of a patent and induces others to do the rest, the court should fully address the issue of joint infringement, Akamai Technologies Inc. told the high court recently.

In a Feb. 1 conditional cross-petition for writ of certiorari, Akamai and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology told the Supreme Court that it should not consider a petition lodged by Limelight Networks Inc. — which they have accused of patent...
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