Fed. Circ. Partially Vacates Acushnet Golf Club IP Win
By Jeff Sistrunk
Law360, Los Angeles (June 6, 2014, 7:14 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Friday upheld a district court's ruling that Acushnet Co. Inc. didn't infringe one of two patent claims for enhanced golf club performance asserted by Nassau Precision Casting Co. Inc., but reversed the lower court's noninfringement finding on the other claim and remanded the suit.
A three-judge panel held that U.S. District Judge William F. Kuntz properly ruled that Acushnet's accused golf clubs didn't infringe one claim of Nassau's U.S. Patent Number 5,486,000, but erred in finding that Acushnet's clubs didn't infringe the...