Hyundai Asks High Court To Overturn $11.6M Patent Ruling

Law360, New York (September 16, 2013, 3:09 PM EDT) -- Hyundai Motor America Inc. asked the Supreme Court this month to overturn an $11.6 million patent infringement verdict on sales technology that matches customers with vehicles, arguing the lower courts wrongly applied an elevated evidence standard that prevented an invalid-patent finding.

Hyundai is appealing the Federal Circuit's February 2013 decision affirming a Texas jury's finding that Hyundai violated a Clear With Computers LLC patent. The carmaker claims the trial court incorrectly directed the jury to decide a question of law: whether Hyundai had proved by “clear...
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