FTC's Wordy Motion Sinks Bid To Toss Alleged Troll's Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (March 25, 2014, 3:46 PM EDT) -- The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday saw its motion to dismiss MPHJ Technology Investments LLC's suit seeking to block the agency's investigation into the alleged patent troll denied by a Texas federal judge for exceeding the court's rules on page limits.

U.S. District Judge Walter Smith Jr. ruled that the FTC's motion to dismiss was denied because it violated the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas' local rules CV-7(d)(1) and (3), which limit dispositive motions, including accompanying documents, to a maximum of 20...
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