Justices Asked To Restore $626M Verdict In Apple Patent Row

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 2:29 PM ET) -- The lobbying group for inventors on Thursday joined the fight to reinstate a $625.5 million patent infringement verdict against Apple Inc., saying the U.S. Supreme Court should overturn an appellate ruling to avoid “needlessly increasing the burden of proving direct infringement of process patents."

The United Inventors Association of America said the Supreme Court should grant Mirror Worlds LLC's petition for review, which argues the Federal Circuit erred when it ruled that the software company hadn't presented any evidence at trial that either Apple or its...
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