Google's Foes Face Sanctions In Click-To-Call Case

Law360, New York (June 20, 2013, 1:48 PM EDT) -- Companies that claim Google Inc. stole their so-called click-to-call technology may face sanctions for repeatedly filing the same suit, a New York federal judge said Thursday.

U.S. District Judge Paul G. Gardephe said he was considering sanctions against WABEC LLC and other companies that claim Google violated their copyrights and infringed their trade secrets.

WABEC has already sued and voluntarily dismissed cases against Google twice. Google argues that the suits run afoul of the “two dismissal” rule, which says a case that has been dismissed twice...
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